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RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy, such as docetaxel, work in different ways to stop tumor cells from dividing so they stop growing or die.
- Determine the antitumor activity of docetaxel in patients with recurrent or persistent endometrial carcinoma.
- Determine the toxicity of this drug in these patients.
OUTLINE: This is a multicenter study.
Patients receive docetaxel IV over 1 hour on days 1, 8, and 15. Courses repeat every 28 days in the absence of disease progression or unacceptable toxicity.
Patients are followed every 3 months for 2 years and then every 6 months for 3 years.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 19-51 patients will be accrued for this study within 10-18 months.
Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Comprehensive Cancer Center at University of Alabama at Birmingham
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:54:18-0400
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