Potentially curative resection for locoregional recurrence of colorectal cancer

Fuzun M., Terzi C., SÖKMEN S., ÜNEK T., Haciyanli M.

SURGERY TODAY, vol.34, no.11, pp.907-912, 2004 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00595-004-2816-3
  • Journal Name: SURGERY TODAY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.907-912
  • Keywords: colorectal cancer, recurrence, curative resection, RECTAL-CANCER, LOCAL RECURRENCE, SURGICAL-MANAGEMENT, SURGERY, THERAPY, SALVAGE, CARCINOMA
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose. Local recurrence after curative surgery for colorectal cancer may be treated by potentially curative surgery, defined as resection of all macroscopic disease. We conducted this retrospective study to show the effectiveness of potentially curative resection for patients with locoregional recurrence (LRR).