[Delayed hepatic resection for synchronous liver metastases from colorectal cancer].

@article{Kaibori2010DelayedHR,
  title={[Delayed hepatic resection for synchronous liver metastases from colorectal cancer].},
  author={Masaki Kaibori and Shigeyoshi Iwamoto and Morihiko Ishizaki and Kosuke Matsui and Yoshinori Hamada and Kazuhiko Yoshioka and A. Hon Kwon},
  journal={Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy},
  year={2010},
  volume={37 8},
  pages={1497-501}
}
BACKGROUND This study aimed to compare the surgical outcome and long-term survival between simultaneous and delayed resection of liver metastases from colorectal cancer (LM). METHODS Seventy-four patients with LM were divided into two groups, i. e., 32 patients who underwent hepatectomy at the time of colorectal surgery (simultaneous group) and 35 patients who underwent delayed liver resection (delayed group). RESULTS In 12 of the 35 (34%) patients from the delayed group, new metastatic… CONTINUE READING