Comparison of protracted infusion 5-fluorouracil and capecitabine in adjuvant chemoradiotherapy for rectal cancer


KURT M. , Ozkan L., KURT M. , ÇETİNTAŞ S. , Aygun S., ERCAN İ. , ...More

HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.55, no.85, pp.1158-1163, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 85
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Title of Journal : HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1158-1163

Abstract

Background/Aims: 5-Fluorouracil-based chemoradiotherapy is the most widely used treatment modality in the adjuvant treatment of rectal cancer. Capecitabine represents a valuable alternative to 5-Fluorouracil in this situation.