- Treatment with anticancer drugs directed to a specific area of the body.
English dictionary of cancer terms . 2015.
Look at other dictionaries:
regional chemotherapy — chemotherapy, especially for cancer, administered as a regional perfusion … Medical dictionary
Post-chemotherapy cognitive impairment — (PCCI) (also known as chemotherapy induced cognitive dysfunction, chemo brain or chemo fog) describes the cognitive impairment that can result from chemotherapy treatment. Approximately 20–30% of people who undergo chemotherapy experience some… … Wikipedia
Peterborough Regional Health Centre — (PRHC) came to be in January 1999, following a directive from the Ontario Hospital Restructuring Commission, and consists of the former Peterborough Civic and St. Joseph s Hospitals, and currently as of 2007 operates from those two locations in… … Wikipedia
Kurdistan Regional Government — (KRG) The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), or Kurdistan Regional Administration (KRA), refers to the Kurdish self government that has administered the Kurdish region in northern Iraq since 1992. Since the adoption of the new Iraqi… … Historical Dictionary of the Kurds
Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center — Geography Location 5000 Hennessy Blvd, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States … Wikipedia
List of oncology-related terms — This is a list of terms related to oncology. The original source for this list was the U.S. National Cancer Institute s public domain Dictionary of Cancer Terms . NOTOC 1 * 10 propargyl 10 deazaaminopterin * 12 O tetradecanoylphorbol 13 acetate * … Wikipedia
Percutaneous hepatic perfusion — (PHP) is a regionalized, minimally invasive approach to cancer treatment currently undergoing Phase II and Phase III clinical testing. PHP treats a variety of hepatic tumors by isolating the liver and exposing the organ to high dose chemotherapy … Wikipedia
Delcath Systems, Inc. — Delcath redirects here. For other uses, see Delcath (disambiguation). Delcath Systems, Inc. is a developer of percutaneous perfusion technologies for the targeted administration of high dose chemotherapeutic agents to specific organs or regions… … Wikipedia
Colorectal cancer — Classification and external resources Diagram of the lower gastrointestinal tract ICD 10 C … Wikipedia
Head and neck cancer — ] Smokeless tobacco is an etiologic agent for oral and pharyngeal cancers. [cite journal |author=Winn D |title=Smokeless tobacco and aerodigestive tract cancers: recent research directions |journal=Adv Exp Med Biol |volume=320 |issue=… … Wikipedia