The Bexxar regimen is a combination of monoclonal
antibodiesused to treat certain types of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. The monoclonal antibody tositumomabis given with iodine I 131 tositumomab(a form of tositumomab that has been chemicallychanged by adding radioactive iodine). Monoclonal antibodiesare made in the laboratory and can locate and bind to substances in the body, including cancer cells.
* [http://www.cancer.gov/Templates/db_alpha.aspx?CdrID=367411 Bexxar regimen] entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
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