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in patients with node-positive breast cancer: The ACOSOG Z1071 (Alliance) Clinical Trial.
Quality of pathologic response and surgery correlate with survival for patients with completely resected bladder cancer after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
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cfcDNA- and ctDNA-concentration evolution during chemotherapy.: (A), cfcDNA and (B), ctDNA during treatment; T1 before starting neoadjuvant chemotherapy
; T2 after 1 cycle of treatment; T3 before surgery; T4 after surgery.
Patients were treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy
with anthracyclines and/or taxanes, for at least 4 cycles, according to the current protocol.
Analysis of Ki-67 expression detected by immunohistochemistry found that positive Ki-67 expression tends to be responsive to neoadjuvant chemotherapy
20 (76.9%) and negative Ki-67 expression tends to be nonresponsive to neoadjuvant chemotherapy
12 (54.5%); there were statistically significant differences with p value = 0.025 (p < 0.05).
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," Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol.
Previous studies in breast cancer reported an association between high Ki-67 index after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
and poor prognosis.
Primary breast cancer: mammographic changes after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
, with pathologic correlation.
Concurrent image-guided intensity modulated radiotherapy and chemotherapy following neoadjuvant chemotherapy
for locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma.
Our first diagnosis was ovarian cancer; therefore, three cycles of neoadjuvant chemotherapy
with Taxol 175 mg/[m.sup.2] and Carboplatin 300 mg/[m.sup.2] were performed.
has been tried out successfully in other cancers like cancer of larynx.