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Can you be given a combination of 5-fu and cisplatin for metastatic cancer. Is this typical?
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Dr. Raymundo Romero
Internal Medicine - Oncology
12 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
5-fu + Cisplatin is a regimen for metastatic cancers ei: anal, biliary, head & neck, esophageal and gastric to name a few.
Although they may be other preferred regimens for these cancers. The oncologist will decide what option would be best.

In brief: Yes
5-fu + Cisplatin is a regimen for metastatic cancers ei: anal, biliary, head & neck, esophageal and gastric to name a few.
Although they may be other preferred regimens for these cancers. The oncologist will decide what option would be best.
Dr. Raymundo Romero
Dr. Raymundo Romero
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Dr. David Rizzieri
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
This is one of many common recipes for a variety of cancers.

In brief: Yes
This is one of many common recipes for a variety of cancers.
Dr. David Rizzieri
Dr. David Rizzieri
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