New Trends in Chemotherapy of Tumors

  • W. Wilmanns
  • C. Clemm
  • H. Gerhartz
  • K. Possinger
  • H. Sauer
Conference paper

Abstract

Chemotherapy of tumors is not a new treatment; it is rather an established treatment in which some new trends have appeared during the past 10 years. It must be regarded as a part of an interdisciplinary conducted treatment modality applied in any neoplastic disease.

Keywords

Lymphoma Leukemia Methotrexate Cyclophosphamide Prednisolone 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Wilmanns
  • C. Clemm
  • H. Gerhartz
  • K. Possinger
  • H. Sauer

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