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Heart Neoplasms Summary

Description: Tumors in any part of the heart. They include primary cardiac tumors and metastatic tumors to the heart. Their interference with normal cardiac functions can cause a wide variety of symptoms including HEART FAILURE; CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIAS; or EMBOLISM.

Also Known As: Cardiac Cancer; Cardiac Carcinoma; Cardiac Neoplasms; Cardiac Tumor; Cardiac Tumors Show All >>

Networked: 398 relevant articles (19 outcomes, 31 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Heart Neoplasms

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor) : 1 outcome 1 study in 10 results : IBA
  2. Selenium : 1 outcome 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  3. Gadolinium DTPA (Magnevist) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : FDA 2
  4. Vitamin E : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 13 Generic
  5. Amino Acids : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 53
  6. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker) : 1 outcome in 4 results : IBA
  7. Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  8. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 10 Generic
  9. gemcitabine : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 7
  10. Topotecan (Hycamtin) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 6 Generic
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Diseases Related to Heart Neoplasms

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Necrosis
  3. Obesity
  4. Esophageal Neoplasms (Esophageal Cancer)
  5. Infection
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Key Therapies for Heart Neoplasms

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 26 results
  2. Gastrectomy : 2 outcomes in 9 results
  3. Heart Transplantation (Grafting, Heart) : 1 outcome 1 study in 9 results
  4. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 outcome in 7 results
  5. Stents : 1 outcome in 5 results
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