Mitomycin-C in combination with fluoropyrimidines in the treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer after oxaliplatin and irinotecan failure

Alkis N., Demirci U., Benekli M., Yilmaz U., Isikdogan A., Sevinc A., ...More

JOURNAL OF BUON, vol.16, no.1, pp.80-83, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF BUON
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.80-83
  • Keywords: fluoropyrimidines, metastatic colorectal cancer, mitomycin-C, salvage therapy, 5-FLUOROURACIL, CHEMOTHERAPY, LEUCOVORIN, FLUOROURACIL, CARCINOMA, TRIAL
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose: To retrospectively evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of mitomycin-C (MMC) in combination with fluoropyrimidines as salvage 3rd -or 4th-line therapy in metastatic colorectal cancer (MCRC) patients.