Stages I-II Anal Cancer

Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy Reduces Side Effects for Patients with Anal Cancer (01-31-2011)

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... Continue Reading

No Benefit with Addition of Platinol® to Treatment for Anal Cancer (05-1-2008)

No Benefit with Addition of Platinol® to Treatment for Anal Cancer Addition of the drug Platinol® (cisplatin) to 5-FU (5-flourouracil), mitomycin, and radiation may not improve outcomes for patients with anal cancer. These findings were recently published... Continue Reading