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Frontiers in Medical Science Research, 2023, 5(3); doi: 10.25236/FMSR.2023.050307.

Application Progress of Bevacizumab in Neoadjuvant Therapy for Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer


Yuna Guo

Corresponding Author:
Yuna Guo

Zhuji People's Hospital, Zhuji, Zhejiang, China


Rectal cancer is a common malignant tumor of the digestive tract, and most patients with locally advanced stage cannot be directly surgically removed. Neoadjuvant therapy can reduce the tumor staging of patients, and then accept surgical treatment, improve the quality of life and the prognosis. Bevacizumab can inhibit the formation of tumor angiogenesis, in recent years, it has been used in neoadjuvant therapy for locally advanced rectal cancer, and has achieved certain clinical efficacy. In this summary, we have reviewed the recent literatures on bevacizumab in neoadjuvant therapy for locally advanced rectal cancer, and summarized them to provide some references for clinical application.


bevacizumab; locally advanced stage; rectal cancer; neoadjuvant therapy

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Yuna Guo. Application Progress of Bevacizumab in Neoadjuvant Therapy for Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer. Frontiers in Medical Science Research (2023) Vol. 5, Issue 3: 45-48. https://doi.org/10.25236/FMSR.2023.050307.


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