A 41-year-old male presented with obstructed sigmoid colon cancer. CT scan performed preoperatively showed bilateral liver metastases with the largest lesion 6 cm in size…
Review new advances and techniques in the multidisciplinary treatment of metastatic colon cancer to the liver.
Routine follow up leads to discovery of a liver mass in patient with previous diagnosis of “mild” cirrhosis.
Patients with hepatic metastatic colorectal cancer derive a significant survival benefit from resection but accurate detection of all metastatic lesions is essential…
A sample of our open liver trials currently recruiting at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center.
The purpose of this study is to see if adding the oral chemotherapy pill, sorafenib (Nexavar), to localized chemotherapy (chemoembolization) to the liver will help patients to live longer than treatment with localized chemotherapy to the liver without sorafenib.
This randomized phase III trial is studying sorafenib tosylate and doxorubicin hydrochloride to see how well they work compared with sorafenib tosylate alone in treating patients with locally advanced or metastatic liver cancer.
For a list of ALL open liver focused protocols available at the UW Carbone Cancer Center, please click here