Flashcards in Survivorship Deck (8)
Lifetime incidence of colorectal cancer in US?
4.2 to 4.6%
What percent of US colorectal cancer is eligible for curative-intent surgery on presentation with locoregional disease?
Therapy for Stage I Colon Cancer
Therapy for Stage II Colon Cancer
Often offered chemotherapy (5-FU or 5FU with oxalliplatin) for the following:
inadequately sampled lymph nodes
T4 primary lesion
lymphovascular or perineural invasion
poorly differentiated histology
5 year survival rates in CRC
●Stage I (T1-2N0) – 93 percent
●Stage IIA (T3N0) – 85 percent
●Stage IIB (T4N0) – 72 percent
●Stage IIIA (T1-2 N1) – 83 percent
●Stage IIIB (T3-4 N1) – 64 percent
●Stage IIIC (N2) – 44 percent
●Stage IV – 8 percent
what percent of all recurrences for CRC happen before 5 years
What percent of Stage II and III CRC will recur?