Richard Bevan-Thomas MD: When a man thinks of prostate cancer or cancer in general, the first thing routinely that comes to mind is thinking about chemotherapy. Chemotherapy is where we give drugs that actually cause the death of cancer cells. In prostate cancer, chemotherapy is used in the later stages of the disease, so whenRead More How Does Chemotherapy for Prostate Cancer Work?
So, this is the purpose of using chemotherapy in patients with colon cancer. The purpose of using chemotherapy in colon cancer is mainly in the context of treating stage 2 and stage 3 colon cancers with the goal of a potential cure. The reason why this is important is because after a surgical resection, thereRead More Purpose of Using Chemotherapy in Colon Cancer Patients