Organ Preservation in Rectal Cancer After Chemoradiation: Should We Extend the Observation Period in Patients with a Clinical Near-Complete Response?

Britt J. P. Hupkens, Monique Maas*, Milou H. Martens, Marit E. van der Sande, Doenja M. J. Lambregts, Stephanie O. Breukink, Jarno Melenhorst, Janneke B. Houwers, Christiaan Hoff, Meindert N. Sosef, Jeroen W. A. Leijtens, Maaike Berbee, Regina G. H. Beets-Tan, Geerard L. Beets

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)197-203
Number of pages7
JournalAnnals of Surgical Oncology
Volume25
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2018

Keywords

  • TRANSANAL ENDOSCOPIC MICROSURGERY
  • PATHOLOGICAL COMPLETE RESPONSE
  • NEOADJUVANT CHEMORADIOTHERAPY
  • LOCAL EXCISION
  • SEE POLICY
  • THERAPY
  • SURGERY
  • WAIT
  • CHEMOTHERAPY
  • RADIOTHERAPY

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