[Long-term results of patients with positive margin after resection of esophageal and gastric cardiac cancers].

  • Zhi jun Qiu
  • Published 1990 in
    Zhonghua zhong liu za zhi [Chinese journal of…
From April 1964 to December 1982, 1168 cases with esophageal and cardiac carcinoma underwent esophagogastrectomy. One hundred and fifty-five (13.3%) cases were found to have residual tumor at the esophagogastric stump under microscope. Among them (74 esophageal carcinoma and 81 cardiac carcinoma), 1 died of pneumonia on day 15 after operation and 1 was lost… CONTINUE READING