Weekly irinotecan in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer failing 5-fluorouracil-based chemotherapy: Efficacy and prognostic factors

Karaoglu A., Yalcin S. , Tekuzman G., Kars A., Celik I. , Guler N., ...More

TUMORI, vol.89, no.2, pp.141-145, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 89 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/030089160308900207
  • Title of Journal : TUMORI
  • Page Numbers: pp.141-145


Aims and background: We evaluated the efficacy and tolerability of weekly irinotecan as a second-line treatment in patients with colorectal cancer failing 5-fluorouracil-based chemotherapy and searched for predictive and prognostic factors.