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View in Spanish: Régimen AC/Taxol-Trastuzumab en secuencia

Sequential AC/Taxol-Trastuzumab regimen (see-KWEN-shul … TAK-sol-tras-TOO-zuh-mab REH-jih-men)
An abbreviation for a chemotherapy combination used to treat breast cancer. It includes the drugs doxorubicin hydrochloride (Adriamycin) and cyclophosphamide, followed by treatment with paclitaxel (Taxol) and trastuzumab (Herceptin). Also called AC-T-T, AC-T-T regimen, and AC-TH regimen.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.