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Salvage Therapy Audio

 

Synonym(s): Rescue Therapy

Therapy given when the standard treatment for a disease or condition is no longer effective and when treatment options are limited. People with HIV who have experienced toxicity and/or developed resistance to many HIV drugs receive salvage therapy.

See Related Term(s): Drug Resistance, Treatment Failure

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