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Which way is forward in the treatment of rectal cancer?

Jansen RL, et al. Nat Rev Clin Oncol. 2013.

Abstract

Preoperative 5-fluorouracil-based chemoradiation with optimal surgery provides very effective local control in locally advanced rectal cancer. Does adding oxaliplatin as a radiosensitizer provide any additional benefit? Is more always better?

PMID

23229183 [Indexed for MEDLINE]

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