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Is paraplatin (carboplatin) still used in cancer treatment?

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Dr. Scott Adams
Pediatrics - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Yes

Paraplatin is the drug company name for carboplatin.
Carboplatin is used to treat several different types of cancer.

In brief: Yes

Paraplatin is the drug company name for carboplatin.
Carboplatin is used to treat several different types of cancer.
Dr. Scott Adams
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Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Routinely

Paraplatin (generic name carboplatin) is routinely used in the treatment of many cancers- lung, ovarian, head/neck, lymphomas, esophageal among others.

In brief: Routinely

Paraplatin (generic name carboplatin) is routinely used in the treatment of many cancers- lung, ovarian, head/neck, lymphomas, esophageal among others.
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