Colorectal cancer pelvic recurrences: Determinants of resectability Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

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

abstract

  • Pelvic recurrences confined to the axial location, or axial and anterior locations, are more likely to be completely resectable (R0) than those involving the pelvic sidewall. Efforts to enhance preoperative identification and imaging of these patients are clearly justified.

publication date

  • October 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s10350-004-0677-x

PubMed ID

  • 15540287

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1599

end page

  • 606

volume

  • 47

number

  • 10