12] febrile neutropenia was more frequent with cabazitaxel (8%) than with mitoxantrone (1%) in the TROPIC trial, and neutropenic complications were the most frequent cause of death in the cabazitaxel arm (2% of recipients).
What does FN stand for?
FN stands for Febrile Neutropenia
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- Forest Management Zoning (forest sustainability; Australia)
- Fuel Maximizer (vehicles)
- Fuel Modification Zone (fire protection)
- First Mount Zion Baptist Church (Dumfries, VA)
- Fabrique National (arms maker and its rifles)
- Fabrique Nationale de Herstal (Belgian firearms manufacturer)
- Factory New
- Faith Networks
- Fakultetsnämnden (Swedish: Faculty Board)
- False Negative
Samples in periodicals archive:
Study Shows Neulasta Reduced the Incidence of Febrile Neutropenia in Patients With Colorectal Cancer Receiving FOLFOX or FOLFIRI and Bevacizumab THOUSAND OAKS, Calif.
The most frequently reported Grade 3 or 4 hematologic AEs were thrombocytopenia, anemia, neutropenia, and febrile neutropenia.
BARCELONA, Spain, June 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Data presented at the 15th European Hematology Association (EHA) congress in Barcelona, highlights the impact of febrile neutropenia (FN) on chemotherapy delivery in non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) patients.
A section on hematological malignancies details management of infections in patients with different types of malignancies: acute myelogenous leukemia and febrile neutropenia, lymphomas and chronic lymphocytic leukemia, multiple myeloma, and stem cell transplantation.
Also, the toxicity rates reported were substantial; neutropenia 82% and 57% and febrile neutropenia 29% and 12% in the DCF and CF arms, respectively.
AmBisome is the only antifungal agent indicated for the treatment of febrile neutropenia with suspected mycotic infection.
January 27-29, 2005 7th International Symposium on Febrile Neutropenia Barcelo Gran Hotel Renacimiento Seville, Spain Contact: 770-751-7332 or c.