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Disease Progression Summary

Description: The worsening of a disease over time. This concept is most often used for chronic and incurable diseases where the stage of the disease is an important determinant of therapy and prognosis.

Also Known As: Disease Exacerbation; Disease Progressions; Progression, Disease; Progressions, Disease

Networked: 16679 relevant articles (961 outcomes, 2085 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Disease Progression

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker) : 74 outcomes 207 studies in 1240 results : IBA
  2. trastuzumab (Herceptin) : 21 outcomes 32 studies in 158 results : FDA 2
  3. bevacizumab : 17 outcomes 34 studies in 193 results : FDA 2
  4. gemcitabine : 16 outcomes 33 studies in 144 results : FDA 7
  5. Paclitaxel (Taxol) : 16 outcomes 28 studies in 159 results : FDA 13 Generic
  6. docetaxel (Taxotere) : 15 outcomes 25 studies in 161 results : FDA 3
  7. Platinum : 15 outcomes 24 studies in 129 results : IBA
  8. Cisplatin (Platino) : 14 outcomes 28 studies in 177 results : FDA 6 Generic
  9. imatinib (Gleevec) : 14 outcomes 10 studies in 147 results : FDA 3
  10. Antibodies : 12 outcomes 28 studies in 221 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Disease Progression

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Infection
  3. Breast Neoplasms (Breast Cancer)
  4. Neoplasm Metastasis (Metastasis)
  5. Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma (Carcinoma, Non-Small Cell Lung)
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Key Therapies for Disease Progression

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 111 outcomes 154 studies in 1314 results
  2. Radiotherapy : 22 outcomes 27 studies in 234 results
  3. Immunotherapy : 20 outcomes 11 studies in 88 results
  4. Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART) : 14 outcomes 22 studies in 202 results
  5. Transplants (Transplant) : 14 outcomes 17 studies in 230 results
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