Colorectal hepatic metastases: resection, local ablation, and hepatic artery infusion pump are associated with prolonged survival.

@article{Heslin2001ColorectalHM,
  title={Colorectal hepatic metastases: resection, local ablation, and hepatic artery infusion pump are associated with prolonged survival.},
  author={Martin J. Heslin and Heriberto Medina-Franco and Michele Parker and Selwyn M. Vickers and J. A Montemayor Aldrete and Marshall M. Urist},
  journal={Archives of surgery},
  year={2001},
  volume={136 3},
  pages={
          318-23
        }
}
BACKGROUND Treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer to the liver is not uniform. We describe the management of metastatic colorectal cancer of the liver at a single institution during a 10-year period. METHODS From January 1, 1990, through December 31, 1999, 174 patients were identified from the tumor registry at the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a diagnosis of metastatic colorectal cancer to the liver. Patient, tumor, laboratory, operative, and adjuvant therapy factors were… CONTINUE READING

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