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BREAST CANCER
Breast cancer is the presence of malignant breast nodule, mass or abscess.
Most common symptom of breast cancer is a new lump or mass in the breast. The lump or mass is usually painless, hard & irregular but it can also be tender, soft, rounded or painful.
Other signs & symptoms include breast pain or nipple pain, nipple discharge, nipple retraction and presence of breast skin changes (eg peau d' orange, nipple excoriation, scaling, inflammation, skin tethering, ulceration, abscess).
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Indication: Primary treatment of ovarian cancer in combination w/ a platinum agent. Metastatic ovarian or breast cancer, a...

Indication: Adjuvant treatment of post-menopausal women w/ estrogen receptor +ve early breast cancer who have received 2-3...

Indication: Metastatic breast cancer. Advanced ovarian cancer in women who have failed a 1st-line platinum-based chemother...

Indication: Locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) & pancreatic adenocarcinoma; fluorouraci...

Indication: Palliative treatment of hormone-dependent advanced prostate cancer. High-risk localized & locally advanced...

Indication: Locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer & adenocarcinoma of the pancreas. Invasive bladd...

Indication: Locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer after failure of cytotoxic therapy. In combination w/ doxorubicin...

Indication: In combination w/ letrozole for the treatment of postmenopausal women w/ estrogen receptor (ER) +ve, human epi...

Indication: Breast, gastric, ovarian, small cell lung & superficial bladder (Tis, Ta) cancer, Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, ...

Indication: Acute non-lymphocytic leukemia (ANLL) in adult for remission induction in untreated patients or for remission ...

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