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How often are radiation and/or chemo treatments given for colon cancer?

Related Topics: Chemotherapy, Colon Cancer

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Gastrointestinal Oncology
Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center
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... If you need radiation, it would be given every day (except on weekends) for a number of days that is determined by the dose of radiation that your physician feels that you need. Typically, we do give chemotherapy at the same time. Sometimes, though not all the time, there is more chemotherapy after completion of chemoradiation. ... 

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