By Robert B Raffa; et al

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4 months. Peripheral neuropathy occurred in 10% of patients. The results from this study suggest that oxaliplatin and Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy 35 capecitabine are effective and ought to be more widely used as a standard regimen for adenocarcinomas­of the small bowel and ampulla of Vater. Radiotherapy is often administered to colorectal cancer patients prior to surgery and concomitant with chemotherapy. Oxaliplatin and capecitabine are thought to work synergistically with radiotherapy against colorectal neoplasms.

Patients in the CP group received carboplatin (area under the curve = 5) plus 175 mg/m2 paclitaxel every 3 weeks. Patients were treated with at least six cycles. 005). 9% of CD patients. , 2011). For CP patients, there was a significant association between the presence of neuropathy and longer disease-free progression times. 02). 97). 81). This substudy also found that chemotherapy-induced leukopenia, as well as sensory neuropathy, was associated with improved prognosis in platinum-sensitive recurrent ovarian cancer patients treated with CP.

16 Thalidomide and Rituximab................................................. 17 Thalidomide and Semaxanib................................................ 18 Thalidomide and Vincristine with Pegylated Doxorubicin and Dexamethasone......................................... 3 Comparative Studies............................................................................ 1 Carboplatin with and without Thalidomide.......................... 2 Carboplatin and Gemcitabine with and without Thalidomide..........................................................................

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