local therapy

local therapy

Local treatment Oncology Treatment that affects cells in a tumor and adjacent region. Cf Systemic therapy.
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It works for the majority of people --we don't quite know why--and it's a local therapy that avoids fetal exposure to systemic medications," she said.
Contract notice: Delivery of Cryochamber, UV cabin for phototherapy, uv system for local therapy etc.
Investigators used Caris Molecular Intelligence to evaluate tumor samples from 12 patients with chRCC, including five with metastatic disease, which is notable because chRCC infrequently metastasizes or recurs after definitive local therapy.
Intraocular disease--amenable to local therapy or eye enucleated
Local therapy involved treatments of the genitourinary tract not requiring formal anesthetic (e.
The Lunch and Learn Event is a great opportunity for me to network with other like minded individuals in the local therapy community," Estes said.
An acknowledged advantage of employing local therapy facilitators in rural and remote locations is that they maintain valuable professional knowledge of the social and economic factors impacting on their community and an understanding of how best to meet the needs of people in that community (Humphreys et al.
The 30% improvement in survival with statin use also was seen m sub-groups of patients who received systemic or local therapy.
Treatment for this patient's mild GVHD included continued systemic immunosuppression with prednisone as well as local therapy.
Desmoid tumors: Epidemiology, risk factors, molecular pathogenesis, clinical presentation, diagnosis and local therapy.
One of the attractions of using the immune system is that it can patrol the whole body to find metastatic disease in the liver, lung and other areas, as opposed to merely being a local therapy," he said.
3) Local salvage therapy, defined as further local treatment for clinically proven disease recurrence following initial local therapy, is the only approach that has curative potential in such patients.