Chemotherapy followed by surgery compared with surgery alone for localized esophageal cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
  • Esophageal Neoplasms

abstract

  • Preoperative chemotherapy with a combination of cisplatin and fluorouracil did not improve overall survival among patients with epidermoid cancer or adenocarcinoma of the esophagus.

publication date

  • December 31, 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1056/NEJM199812313392704

PubMed ID

  • 9869669

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1979

end page

  • 84

volume

  • 339

number

  • 27