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Question: I believe there is an immunosuppressive drug that uses the
acronym "TPA". Can you please advise the full name of the
drug, if it has a HCPCS code assigned, and if so, what is it?
Answer: TPA usually refers to a drug used to dissolve clots in heart attacks, phlebitis, etc... Iím not aware of a cancer drug called TPA.
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