Small-cell carcinomas of the gastrointestinal tract: A review Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Small Cell
  • Gastrointestinal Neoplasms

abstract

  • SmCC of the GI tract is a rare and lethal disease. Although there are many similarities to pulmonary SmCC, some differences between the two entities are suggested. While chemotherapy can achieve significant palliation, surgery may have a potential impact on long-term survival of patients with locoregional disease.

publication date

  • December 2004

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2004.09.075

PubMed ID

  • 15226341

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2730

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 22

number

  • 13