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It is very hard to eradicate cancer tissue in human being by using anti-cancer drugs. Side effects of chemotherapy can sometimes kill patients. Tumor dormancy therapy of Dr. Takahashi of Kanazawa University., Japan is a strategy of getting survival not from tumor shrinkage or eradication, but from inhibition of tumor growth. We report the results of hyperthermia therapy combined with low dose chemotherapy, which is aiming tumor dormancy, for stage IV lung cancer.

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