Colorectal Cancer #3: Drug Treatment

Doctor's Insight

10m 00s
Broadcast on May 24, 2022 Available until March 31, 2025

Drugs are used to treat advanced colorectal cancer as it cannot be removed with surgery. The development of drugs has been remarkable in recent years. 25 years ago, there were only 2 types of drugs for treating colorectal cancer, but now there are 22 types. Specifically, it has become possible to analyze cancer at the genetic level and choose the most appropriate drug according to the type of cancer. Find out how molecular-targeted drugs help patients live much longer and drastically reduce serious side effects that require hospitalization.

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