failure of induction

failure of induction

Oncology The nonachievement of remission in a Pt in whom it is otherwise expected. See Induction, Remission.
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The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists defines failure of induction of labour as failure after one attempt.
June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Celator Pharmaceuticals today announced that a subset analysis of data from its Phase 2 study in newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia (AML) demonstrates that CPX-351 (Cytarabine:Daunorubicin) Liposome Injection can induce complete remissions in patients following the failure of induction therapy with conventional cytarabine and daunorubicin (the "7+3" regimen).
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