Wound Healing

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The chemotherapy drugs bevacizumab, aflibercept and regorafenib can slow down the healing of wounds. If you’re taking these treatments, they will be stopped at least two weeks before surgery.

Talk with your doctor about what to expect and how treatments may impact your body’s healing.

Content medically-reviewed by members of the Fight Colorectal Cancer Medical Advisory Board, February 2014

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