La quimioterapia es un tipo de medicamento que se utiliza para tratar algunos tipos de cáncer. Este artículo proporciona una introducción básica sobre la quimioterapia, cómo funciona y cómo se administra.
Some cancers of the abdominal or gastrointestinal region can be treated using a type of chemotherapy infusion called intraperitoneal, where the medication is infused directly into the abdominal cavity.
Intrathecal chemotherapy is used to treat cancers involving the central nervous system.
Dose-dense chemotherapy is the practice of administering chemotherapy more often but at the same dosage of a typical chemotherapy regimen. This can lead to a chemotherapy being delivered when tumor cells are growing more rapidly.
A biosimilar is a biologic medication that is almost an exact copy of another medication (the original product), leading to the same results when taken by a person. This article provides information about this new category of medications.