Keytruda and immunotherapy is therapeutic strategy has revolutionized the treatment of cancer in recent years and is one of the most studied strategies in the world for many types of cancer and different stages of treatments.
What is Keytruda used for?
Other cases can be patients that also received an EGFR or ALK inhibitor medicine and it did not work any more.
Hodgkin lymphoma, cHL, in adults and children if the disease has returned and if the patients received 3 or more types of treatment.
Cancer types among adults and children that is shown by a laboratory test to be a microsatellite instability high (MSI-H), or a mismatch repair deficient (dMMR) solid tumor.
Here there are a few points to consider, for example the cancer has spread or cannot be removed by surgery and there are no other satisfactory treatment options, or advanced colorectal cancer although a chemotherapy treatment
Advanced stomach cancer or gastric cancer or gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) adenocarcinoma that tests positive for PDL1 if chemotherapy did not work and the tumor has an abnormal HER2/neu gene/mutation, and the patient received a HER2/neu-targeted medicine.
What is it important to notice?
The dosage and duration of Keytruda treatment will be determined by the doctor only.
Read the patient leaflet guide which is enclosed to each package.
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