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6/16/2017 8:30:00 PM
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What is neoadjuvant therapy?
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1. Therapy given once a cancer has been removed
2. Treatment given prior to main treatment for cancer
3. Treatment given to patients who have recurrence of cancer
4. Is a combination of radiation and chemotherapy
Neoadjuvant therapy is treatment that is given prior to main treatment.
The major reason to administer neoadjuvant therapy is to reduce size of tumor so as to make surgery easier and effective.
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