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What does FOLFOX stand for?

FOLFOX stands for 5-Fluorouracil, Leucovorin and Oxaliplatin (chemo treatment)

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Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2007, 25, 5225-5232 In this article, Tabernero and colleagues investigated the feasibility of administering cetuximab in combination with 5-fluorouracil, leucovorin and oxaliplatin (FOLFOX-4) as first-line treatment in 43 patients with epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR)-detectable metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC).