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Colon Cancer treatment details. Chemotherapy. Research Institute and Hospital, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea



Survival: 19.2 months
   
Toxicity Grade: 4
   
Treatments: Chemotherapy
   
Drugs:
Country: Korea
   
City/State/Province: Goyang
   
Hospital: Research Institute and Hospital, National Cancer Center
   
Journal: Link
   
Date: 9/2013

Description:
Patients:
This phase 2 study involved 43 metastatic colorectal cancer patients. The median patient age was 54 years and 60.5% were male.

Treatment:
Patients were treated with the chemotherapy agents S-1, irinotecan and oxaliplatin.

Toxicities:
The most severe toxicities were of grade 4 and included neutropenia, leukopenia, and anemia. Grade 3 diarrhea and vomiting were also reported.

Results:
The median overall survival was 19.2 months.

Support:
Study drugs were provided by Boryung Co., Ltd, Pfizer Korea/CJ Corp and Sanofi-Aventis Korea.

Correspondence: Dr. K H Jung; email: khjung@amc.seoul.kr

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