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At Johns Hopkins, our specialists treat colon cancer patients at every stage of disease. Our team of specialists includes medical oncologists, surgeons and radiation oncologists working together to develop the best treatment plan for each patient.
New, innovative therapies are being developed to give patients with advanced stage disease more options.
More information on open clinical trials can be found in our online database.
Other treatment options for late stage gastrointestinal cancers may include cytoreductive (debulking) surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC). In certain cases, the procedures have been shown to be an effective treatment option for certain peritoneal surface malignancy cancers such as selected stage IV colon cancer and other gastrointestinal cancers including appendiceal cancers and pseudomyxoma peritonei.