What is the role of chemotherapy in the treatment of soft-tissue tumors?

Updated: Dec 03, 2018
  • Author: Vinod B Shidham, MD, FRCPath; Chief Editor: Omohodion (Odion) Binitie, MD  more...
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High-grade soft-tissue sarcomas often are treated with ifosfamide- and doxorubicin-based chemotherapy. This is controversial, in that no definitive studies exist proving that adjuvant chemotherapy contributes to prolonged overall survival. [37, 38, 39, 40]


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