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What does CACS stand for?

CACS stands for cancer-related anorexia/cachexia syndrome

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The cancer-related anorexia/cachexia syndrome (CACS) is a hypercatabolic state characterized by anorexia and loss of body weight associated with reduced muscle mass and adipose tissue. In addition to a variable contribution from decreased energy inta
57. Strasser, F, Luftner, D, Possinger, K, et al. Comparison of orally administered cannabis extract and delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol in treating patients with cancer-related anorexia-cachexia syndrome: a multicenter, phase III, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled. J Clin Oncol. 2008;24:3394.
Comparison of orally administered cannabis extract and delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol in treating patients with cancer-related anorexia-cachexia syndrome: a multicenter, phase III, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial from the Cannabis-in-Cachexia-Study-Group. J Clin Oncol 2006;24(21):3394-400.