Yasemin Benderli Cihan Department of Radiation Oncology, Kayseri City Education and Research Hospital, Kocasinan/Kayseri, Turkey
A B S T R A C T
MSI is the indicator of a DNA repair error that may lead to mutation accumulation formed in the cell.
Although there are conflicting studies in the literature, in many studies it has been revealed that MSI has
predictive and prognostic effect on response to RT in rectal cancer.
Received: Tue 30, Jun 2020
Accepted: Thu 30, Jul 2020
Published: Fri 14, Aug 2020