• recurrent
  • To estimate the efficacy and toxicity of vinblastine and methotrexate for desmoid tumor in children with newly diagnosed or recurrent desmoid tumor who are not good candidates for treatment with surgery or radiation therapy. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • depends
  • The amount of vinblastine you will receive depends on many factors, including your height and weight, your general health or other health problems, and the type of cancer or condition being treated. (chemocare.com)
  • cancer cells
  • By disrupting this function, vinblastine inhibits cell replication, including the replication the cancer cells. (encyclopedia.com)
  • As well as interfering with the genetic material (DNA) of cancer cells, vinblastine can interfere with some of your normal cells. (medbroadcast.com)
  • Vinblastine is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • The benefit to society, of course, would be that vinblastine is an effective chemotherapy drug, one that helps eradicate cancer cells by destroying the formation of those cancer cells within the confines of their reproductive cell cycle. (enotes.com)