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[re-laps] reappearance of cancer or other disease after a disease-free period. See also recurrence.

Ovarian Cancer: Early Therapy Of Relapse No Better

... Ovarian Cancer: Early Therapy Of Relapse No Better. ... assigned to either telling
them and their doctors that the cancer was relapsing while the other ...


FDA Approves Idelalisib (Zydelig) for Leukemia and ...

... The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved idelalisib (Zydelig)
for people with relapsed chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL ...


High-dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplant for ...

... This is especially true if there is a very high risk of relapse (as seen ... If a child
with AML relapses after his or her first round of standard chemotherapy ...


Treatment of children with acute myelogenous leukemia

... outlook for a child whose AML relapses (comes back ... than half of cases of
relapse, a second ... Most children whose leukemia has relapsed are good ...


Staying tobacco-free | American Cancer Society

... Rationalizations can show up then, too. To get through these without relapse,
try these: ... A relapse is going back to your former habit. ...


Treatment of children with acute lymphocytic leukemia

... Because boys are at higher risk for relapse than girls, many doctors
favor giving them several more months of treatment. ...


Breast Cancer: The Risks of Recurrence

... the fact may be that (unfortunately) women with hormone negative cancers
may have had very early relapses. Those that did not relapse within 5 ...


New Urine Test Helps Find Bladder Cancer Recurrences

... Summary: A simple urine test may help doctors find more relapses in people
who have ... Most survivors have to be checked for a relapse every 3 to 6 ...


What's new in childhood leukemia research and treatment?

... This test is useful in determining how completely the leukemia has been
destroyed by treatment, and whether a relapse will occur if further ...