Surgery is considered an effective therapeutic option for patients with lung metastasis (MTS) of colorectal cancer (CRC). The purpose of the study was to evaluate efficacy and feasibility of lung metastasectomy in CRC patients and to explore factors of prognostic relevance.

Surgery of colorectal cancer lung metastases: analysis of survival, recurrence and re-surgery

GUERRERA, Francesco;CECCARELLI, MANUELA;BRUNA, Maria Cristina;BORA, Giulia;OLIVETTI, Stefania;LAUSI, Paolo Olivo;Solidoro, Paolo;CICCONE, GIOVANNINO;RUFFINI, Enrico;OLIARO, Alberto;FILOSSO, Pier Luigi
2016

Abstract

Surgery is considered an effective therapeutic option for patients with lung metastasis (MTS) of colorectal cancer (CRC). The purpose of the study was to evaluate efficacy and feasibility of lung metastasectomy in CRC patients and to explore factors of prognostic relevance.
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Colorectal cancer (CRC); adjuvant chemotherapy; lung metastases; lymphnode; outcomes; positron emission tomography (PET); surgery
Guerrera, Francesco; Mossetti, Claudio; Ceccarelli, Manuela; Bruna, Maria Cristina; Bora, Giulia; Olivetti, Stefania; Lausi, Paolo Olivo; Solidoro, Paolo; Ciccone, Giovannino; Ruffini, Enrico; Oliaro, Alberto; Filosso, Pier Luigi
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