locally advanced

locally advanced

Large or bulky; said of a malignant tumor that has grown substantially at its site of origin.
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Unilab) and Debiopharm International SA (Debiopharm) announce the signature of an exclusive agreement for the distribution and commercialization of Pamorelin 1, 3, and 6-month formulations in the Philippines, for the treatment of locally advanced and metastatic hormone-dependent prostate cancer and as adjuvant to radiotherapy in high-risk localized and locally advanced prostate cancer, and for the treatment of endometriosis (1- and 3-month formulations only).
We are very happy to broaden the availability of our therapy for locally advanced and metastatic prostate cancer in Asia", said Thierry Mauvernay, Co-President, Delegate of the Board of Debiopharm Group.
In the healing of locally advanced or metastatic, Non-Small-Cell lung cancer with activating mutations of the EGFR tyrosine kinase - an inhibitor of epidermal growth factor receptor, this drug IRESSA is used.
Headquarters: Tokyo, CEO: Haruo Naito, "Eisai") announced today that it has received approval from the European Commission of the indication expansion of Halaven (generic name: eribulin mesylate, "eribulin") to contribute to earlier treatment of patients with locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer who have progressed after at least one chemotherapeutic regimen for advanced disease.
In this study, we evaluate the accuracy of 3TemMRI in detecting locally advanced prostate cancer by using radical prostatectomy specimen as a reference.
Professor Malcolm Mason, pictured, director of the Wales Cancer Bank and the Cancer Research Wales laboratories, was awarded the William Farr Medal for work on a pivotal trial which examined the effects of adding radiotherapy to standard hormonal therapy when treating locally advanced prostate cancer.
The men, mainly from the UK and Canada, had been diagnosed with locally advanced prostate cancer which had grown outside the surface of the prostate, but no further.
In a statement, he said: "I am thankful and grateful for Mr Bill Cross, and his surgical team at St James's Hospital Leeds, who operated for a locally advanced cancer of the prostate.
However, until now, there have been few studies investigating the relationship between the dose of radiotherapy and the effects it has on the vagina during brachytherapy for cervical cancer, according to Kathrin Kirchheiner (MSc), who will be reporting on the international, multi-centre prospective clinical trial EMBRACE (European and international study on MRI-guided brachytherapy in locally advanced cervical cancer) at the meeting.
The albumin-bound formulation of paclitaxel for injectible suspension was approved as a first-line treatment of locally advanced or metastatic non--small cell lung cancer.
Following resection, 5-year survival rates vary from 20-30% in patients with locally advanced disease to 70-95% with disease confined to the mucosa and submucosa (3).
Erivedge Efficacy in Locally Advanced and Metastatic Basal Cell Carcinoma

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