2 doctors weighed in:

How effective is erbitux for a metastatic bone cancer?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Christian Schultheis
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Not very

Works in colon cancer that has markers suggestive of response.
Can be effective in some lung cancers again if a specific cell type is found and has certain markers. If colon or lung cancer in the bone and has the appropriate markers, it may be effective. Hope this helps.

In brief: Not very

Works in colon cancer that has markers suggestive of response.
Can be effective in some lung cancers again if a specific cell type is found and has certain markers. If colon or lung cancer in the bone and has the appropriate markers, it may be effective. Hope this helps.
Dr. Christian Schultheis
Dr. Christian Schultheis
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Marsha Davis
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
24 years in practice
67M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors