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Carryn M. Anderson, MD, on Reducing Severe Oral Mucositis and Its Effect on Patient Outcomes

2020 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancers Symposium

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Carryn M. Anderson, MD, of the University of Iowa Hospital, discusses the investigational agent GC4419, previously shown to be safe and effective in decreasing the duration, incidence, and severity of oral mucositis in patients receiving concurrent cisplatin and radiation for oral cavity and oropharyngeal squamous cancers. The 2-year tumor outcome data suggest that GC4419 does not seem to compromise tumor control (Abstract LBA2).



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