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P. Denoix and G. Mathe nearly 70% of melanoma sufferers relapse after surgical procedure sooner than the fifth 12 months and, more often than not, for instance in breast carcinoma, they relapse nonetheless later as much as the twentieth 12 months. For a few enormous time, the tactic of melanoma remedy has been constrained to the sophistication of surgery-radiotherapy mixtures that maximally diminished the occurrence of neighborhood and local relapses in websites that have been inside of their achieve. this present day, the perform of scientific oncology is unthinkable with no the lively participation of the scientific oncologist. he's the "third guy" of the scientific oncology crew, and he has lately targeted consciousness at the indisputable fact that such a lot relapses come up from far away metastases end result of the proliferation of cells seeded there after having left the first tumor website on the time of operation and, accordingly, are inaccessible to any shape oflocal and/or neighborhood remedy. in this facts, clinical oncologists have proposed the applying of clinical remedies for disseminated minimum residual affliction (MRD). they've got to be had capability: chemother­ apy and immunotherapy. clinical oncologists typically should be divided into 3 teams: chemotherapists, immunotherapists, and chemoimmunotherapists. The natural chemotherapists, who had already cured a few malignant neoplasias corresponding to Hodgkin's illness, acute lymphoid leukemia, placental choriocarcinoma, and Wilms' tumor, idea they could have the technique of attacking the residual ailment of universal cancers.

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