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Table 5 Stage III colon cancer patients’ reasons for refusing adjuvant chemotherapy

From: Reasons physicians do not recommend and patients refuse adjuvant chemotherapy for stage III colon cancer: a population based chart review

Reason for refusing chemotherapy n 58 (%) (100)
Unclear 34 (59)
Toxicity concerns 13 (22)
Age 4 (7)
Co morbidities 3 (5)
Other 4 (7)