Optimal cumulative cisplatin dose in nasopharyngeal carcinoma patients based on induction chemotherapy response.


Sun Yat-sen University Cancer Center, State Key Laboratory of Oncology in South China, Collaborative Innovation Center for Cancer Medicine, Guangzhou, People's Republic of China; Department of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, Sun Yat-sen University Cancer Center, Guangzhou, People's Republic of China. Electronic address: [Email]


Nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) patients can be separated into two risk subgroups according to tumor responses to induction chemotherapy (IC). We aimed to elucidate the optimal cumulative cisplatin dose (CCD) of concurrent chemoradiotherapy (CCRT) for different NPC patient subgroups.


Cumulative cisplatin dose,Induction chemotherapy,Nasopharyngeal carcinoma,Tumor response,

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