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Age 79, male, colon cancer pt3n1b, surgery finished. chemotherapy or radiotherapy recommended ? or both?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
More info: The molecular and some of the subtle microscopic features must also be considered. Then the odds with and without different modalities can be reviewed. It will be your choice.

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