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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms



carboplatin-Taxol regimen  listen  (KAR-boh-pla-tin-TAK-sol REH-jih-men)

  A chemotherapy combination used to treat endometrial, ovarian, and head and neck cancers, and non-small cell lung cancer that has spread. It includes the drugs carboplatin and paclitaxel (Taxol). Also called Carbo-Tax regimen, carboplatin-Taxol, CaT regimen, and PC regimen.