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Colon Cancer

Chemotherapy

10/27/2010

Question:

I had a colon resection one month ago and now chemo. What is the appropriate therapy for a 74 year old woman?

Answer:

The type of chemotherapy is dependent on a number of factors including age. Gender is not a variable.

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Response by:

Tanios   Bekaii-Saab, MD Tanios Bekaii-Saab, MD
Assistant Professor of Medical Oncology
Associate Professor of Pharmacology
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University