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Postby MadMed » Mon Jun 06, 2022 12:02 pm

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) conference is on right now, lots of relevant topics. If you have twitter is suggest following
New today is the discussion on neoadjuvant chemo for colon cancer: ... 74/photo/3

That seems to be gathering steam, making for more R0 resection and less spread. ASCO is more than CRC but it is heartening to see lots of presentations and interest on CRC.
52M DX: RC lower rectum, guessing now 2cm from AV 4/27/2021
T3N0M0 adenocarcinoma with signet ring cell features
Tumor size 30mm
Tumor grade: G3
Baseline CEA 1.0
MSI status: MSS pMMR
Started Folfox 5/12/2021
Switched to FOLFIRINOX from session 2. 8 rounds total.
CT+MRI tumor contained shrunk 80%, no spread to other organs.
CRT started xeloda + 28 days Radiation 9/27-11/04
NED as of 4/06 CT/MRI/sigmoidoscopy
On W&W 04/06/2022

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