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Revista colombiana de Gastroenterología

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GUEVARA CASALLAS, Luis Gonzalo; HOLGUIN ROJAS, Jaime  and  ORTEGA QUIROZ, Rolando. Chemotherapy. Rev Col Gastroenterol [online]. 2013, vol.28, suppl.1, pp.41-44. ISSN 0120-9957.

Conventional chemotherapy has shown no benefit for the treatment of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Response rates have been very low and no survival benefits have been observed for any single agent or combination chemotherapy regime. Nevertheless, the advent of new molecules which act on specific sites has given more hope for better survival with fewer adverse effects from chemotherapy

Keywords : Chemotherapy; Hepatocarcinogenesis; Multikinase inhibitors.

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