'Microbeads' May Boost Survival in Advanced Colon Cancer Patients

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Small, preliminary study suggests radioactive beads may extend life by months in some patients



Fri Mar 08, 2013 07:27 PM

Yes, and setbacks such as infection in a wound drain can mean Avastin has to be stopped because it stops the wound from healing. 

Fri Jan 30, 2015 12:47 AM

My husband was diagnosis with stage 4 colon cancer matastisis in the liver. With no option of operations. It was in the liver on both sides. His cea was 1080 has had cemo two diferent kinds got his cea down to 11. Then has slowly come back up to 157 now they are going to switch his cemo again to vecibix with hopes to shrink them again then also add interventional radiology some kind of beads that are to go in and radiation inside his tumours als Has any one else had this done and know what We might expect from this treatment.
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