[Postoperative complications and local recurrence of mid-lower rectal carcinoma treated with neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy and surgery. Preliminary results].

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In our study we evaluate postoperative complications and local recurrence in local advanced rectal cancer after preoperative chemoradiation plus surgery. We treated 24 patients, 15 males and 9 females; in all cases the cancer was at stage II or III. Down-staging was observed in 14 patients (58.3%), 2 patients (8.3%) had no residual disease. We performed 2… (More)

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