remission induction therapy

Initial treatment with anticancer drugs to decrease the signs or symptoms of cancer or make them disappear.

English dictionary of cancer terms . 2015.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Postremission therapy — Chemotherapy to kill leukemia cells that survive after remission induction therapy …   Medical dictionary

  • postremission therapy — Anticancer drugs given to kill cancer cells that survive after remission induction therapy …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Consolidation therapy — Cancer treatment given after induction therapy to consolidate the gains obtained, further reduce the number of cancer cells and achieve a complete remission. Often just called consolidation. The overall sequence of therapy may be induction,… …   Medical dictionary

  • Electroconvulsive therapy — Intervention ICD 10 PCS GZB ICD 9 CM 94.27 …   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

  • Vion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. — Vion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Former type Public OTC BB: VIONQ.OB) Industry Pharmaceuticals Founded 1992 …   Wikipedia

  • Acute myeloid leukemia — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Acute myeloid leukemia ICD10 = ICD10|C|92|0|c|81 ICD9 = ICD9|205.0 ICDO = ICDO|9861|3 Caption = Bone marrow aspirate showing acute myeloid leukemia. Arrows indicate Auer rods. OMIM = 602439 MedlinePlus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Leucemia mieloide aguda — Células leucémicas …   Wikipedia Español

  • Острый миелоидный лейкоз — Мазок костного мозга при остром миелоидном лейкозе . Стрелками обозначены Тельца Ауэра …   Википедия

  • Acute lymphoblastic leukemia — Infobox Disease Name = Acute lymphoblastic leukemia Caption = DiseasesDB = 195 ICD10 = ICD10|C|91|0|c|81 ICD9 = ICD9|204.0 ICDO = 9821/3 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 3146 eMedicine mult = eMedicine2|ped|2587 MeshID =… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.