Carcinoma; Malignancy; Neoplasm; Oncology; Tumor
A term for diseases in which abnormal cells divide without control. Cancer cells can invade nearby tissues and can spread through the bloodstream and lymphatic system to other parts of the body. There are several main types of cancer. Carcinoma is cancer that begins in the skin or in tissues that line or cover internal organs. Sarcoma is cancer that begins in bone, cartilage, fat, muscle, blood vessels, or other connective or supportive tissue. Leukemia is cancer that starts in blood-forming tis...
An anticancer drug that belongs to the family of drugs called platinum compounds.
Cancer as related to Cisplatin
- Cisplatin - National Cancer Institute
Use in Cancer. Cisplatin is approved to be used alone or with other drugs to treat: Bladder cancer that cannot be treated with surgery or radiation therapy.
- GEMCITABINE-CISPLATIN - National Cancer Institute
This page contains brief information about the drug combination called GEMCITABINE-CISPLATIN. The drugs in the combination are listed, and links to ...
- Cisplatin - The Penicillin of Cancer
Cisplatin is a chemotherapy drug which is used to treat cancers including: sarcoma, small cell lung cancer, germ cell tumors, lymphoma, and ovarian ...
- Cisplatin : Cancer Research UK : CancerHelp UK
Cisplatin is a chemotherapy drug that is used to treat different types of cancer, including testicular cancer, germ cell cancer, head and neck cancer ...
- Cisplatin - American Cancer Society
Cisplatin is used to treat testicular, bladder, and ovarian cancers that have spread.
- Cisplatin - Cancer Information - Macmillan Cancer Support
Find out more about cisplatin, a chemotherapy drug that is given to treat testicular, bladder, lung, gullet (oesophagus), stomach and ovarian cancers
- First-Line Treatment of Advanced Ovarian Cancer: Cisplatin ...
Ovarian cancer survival, high recurrence rates, and toxicity of current treatment regimens have led researchers to strive for improvements in first-line treatment.
- Intraperitoneal cisplatin plus intravenous ...
Cisplatin is used for various cancer treatments. A chemotherapy drug injected into a vein, learn about some of cisplatin’s side effects that you may experience.