Chemoradiotherapy followed by surgery versus surgery alone in esophageal cancer patients: Is it time for additional evidence?

Stefano Cafarotti, Alfredo Cesario, Venanzio Porziella, Stefano Margaritora, Pierluigi Granone

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Abstract

Recent efforts to improve survival in patients with locally advanced esophageal carcinoma have combined both systemic and local therapy. However, the role of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy in technically operable IIa-III esophageal carcinoma is still unresolved.

Original languageEnglish
Article number41
JournalWorld Journal of Surgical Oncology
Volume9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 19 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Surgery

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