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Metastatic Colorectal Cancer (mCRC): Improving Survival (Left-sided vs Right-sided)

Metastatic Colorectal Cancer (mCRC): Improving Survival (Left-sided vs Right-sided)

Introduction In metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC), optimal treatment in the first-line setting is very important to achieve longer survival. Combination chemotherapy, FOLFOX/ XELOX and FOLFIRI/ XELIRI regimes, are the backbone for mCRC treatment. Improving survival Biologic agents (anti-VEGF, anti-EGFR) were later added to the combination chemotherapy regimes, resulting in longest survival ever seen for metastatic … Continue reading Metastatic Colorectal Cancer (mCRC): Improving Survival (Left-sided vs Right-sided)