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systemic therapy

[sis-tem-ick] treatment that reaches and affects cells throughout the body; for example, chemotherapy. See also chemotherapy. Compare to local therapy.

How is breast cancer treated? | American Cancer Society

... body. Chemotherapy, hormone therapy, and targeted therapy are
systemic therapies. Adjuvant and neoadjuvant therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-treating-general-info

Systemic treatments for bone metastases

... Immunotherapy is a systemic therapy that boosts the body's immune system
or uses man-made versions of immune system proteins to kill cancer ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/bonemetastasis/bone-metastasis-systemic-treatments

Hormone therapy for ovarian cancer

... This type of systemic therapy is rarely used to treat epithelial ovarian cancer,
but is more often used to treat ovarian stromal tumors. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/ovariancancer/detailedguide/ovarian-cancer-treating-hormone-therapy

How is breast cancer in men treated? | American Cancer ...

... body. Chemotherapy, hormone therapy, and targeted therapy are
systemic therapies. Adjuvant and neoadjuvant therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancerinmen/detailedguide/breast-cancer-in-men-treating-general-info

Systemic radiation therapy | American Cancer Society

... Next Topic. Preventing and managing side effects of radiation therapy. Systemic
radiation therapy. ... What is systemic radiation therapy? ...

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Systemic radiation therapy | American Cancer Society

... Next Topic. Preventing and managing side effects of radiation therapy. Systemic
radiation therapy. ... What is systemic radiation therapy? ...

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Systemic radiation therapy | American Cancer Society

... Next Topic. Preventing and managing side effects of radiation therapy. Systemic
radiation therapy. ... What is systemic radiation therapy? ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation?ssdomainnum=5c38e88&url=http%3A//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%3Furl%3Dhttp%253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%253furl%253dhttp%25253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%25253furl%25253dhttp%2525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%2525253furl%2525253dhttp%252525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%252525253furl%252525253dhttp%25252525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%25252525253furl%25252525253dhttp%2525252525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%2525252525253furl%2525252525253dhttp%252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%252525252525253fdocselected%252525252525253dunderstanding-radiation-therapy-how-is-radiation

Systemic radiation therapy | American Cancer Society

... Next Topic. Preventing and managing side effects of radiation therapy. Systemic
radiation therapy. ... What is systemic radiation therapy? ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation?ssdomainnum=5c38e88&url=http%3A//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%3Furl%3Dhttp%253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%253furl%253dhttp%25253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%25253furl%25253dhttp%2525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%2525253furl%2525253dhttp%252525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%252525253furl%252525253dhttp%25252525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%25252525253furl%25252525253dhttp%2525252525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%2525252525253furl%2525252525253dhttp%252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%252525252525253fdocselected%252525252525253dunderstanding-radiation-therapy-skin-changes&pri

Systemic radiation therapy | American Cancer Society

... Next Topic. Preventing and managing side effects of radiation therapy. Systemic
radiation therapy. ... What is systemic radiation therapy? ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation?ssdomainnum=5c38e88&url=http%3A//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%3Furl%3Dhttp%253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%253furl%253dhttp%25253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%25253furl%25253dhttp%2525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%2525253furl%2525253dhttp%252525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%252525253furl%252525253dhttp%25252525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%25252525253furl%25252525253dhttp%2525252525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%2525252525253furl%2525252525253dhttp%252525252525253a//www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/radiation/understandingradiationtherapyaguideforpatientsandfamilies/understanding-radiation-therapy-systemic-radiation%252525252525253fdocselected%252525252525253dunderstanding-radiation-therapy-radiation-to-sto