Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Adjuvant therapy

It is an «additional cancer treatment given after the primary treatment to lower the risk that (...) cancer will come back. Adjuvant therapy may include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, hormone therapy, targeted therapy, or biological therapy.»
Bibliographic reference: National Cancer Institute. (n.d.). NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms. [online] Available at: https://www.cancer.gov/publications/dictionaries/cancer-terms?CdrID=45587 [Accessed 10 May 2017].