Items Tagged ‘Stages I-II Anal Cancer’

January 31st, 2011

Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy Reduces Side Effects for Patients with Anal Cancer


Treatment of anal cancer with chemotherapy and intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) may be as effective as treatment with conventional radiation and chemotherapy but with fewer side effects. These findings were presented at the eighth annual Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium. Treatment of anal cancer that has not spread (metastasized) beyond the anus often involves chemotherapy and radiation […]

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