Treatment of Colorectal Cancer
Treatment options for colorectal cancer are dependent on many different factors. You and your doctor need to consider the type of colorectal cancer, the stage at diagnosis and the aggressiveness of the disease. A variety of options are available including surgery, radiotherapy (radiation), chemotherapy, and targeted therapy. Each patient’s disease is unique and therefore, medical management should be personalized for each patient. Below is an explanation of treatment options that your doctor may recommend.