Surgical management of isolated retroperitoneal recurrences of colorectal carcinoma Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenomatous Polyposis Coli
  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Colorectal Neoplasms, Hereditary Nonpolyposis
  • Liver Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Metastasis

abstract

  • Patients with isolated retroperitoneal recurrences of colorectal cancer generally have a poor prognosis. However, a longer disease-free interval, complete negative-margin resection, and smaller tumor size are associated with long-term survival in selected patients.

publication date

  • June 18, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s10350-004-6300-3

PubMed ID

  • 12072633

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 795

end page

  • 801

volume

  • 45

number

  • 6