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Adjuvant Immune Therapy

Adjuvant Immune Therapy

December 14, 2021
Sanjay Juneja, MD
Sanjay Juneja, MD

Medical Oncology

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If, for your curable cancer, you received chemo and radiation together instead of surgery, you qualify, especially when it’s a classic stage three that was inoperable, for a year of adjuvant therapy to reduce the chance of recurrence with immune therapy and not chemotherapy. It’s 12 months long, and the data has shown that this helps progression-free and overall survival, and is standard of care to offer this immune therapy for a year after the time of the concurrent chemo radiation curative intent.