Evaluation of laparoscopic total gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancer: results of a comparison with laparoscopic distal gastrectomy

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To validate the efficacy and safety of laparoscopic total gastrectomy (LTG) for advanced gastric cancer (AGC). Laparoscopic distal gastrectomy (LDG) in the treatment of patients with local AGC is becoming increasingly popular, and there have been several multicenter randomized controlled trials focused on this treatment. However, few reports on the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00464-015-4429-x

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@article{Lin2015EvaluationOL, title={Evaluation of laparoscopic total gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancer: results of a comparison with laparoscopic distal gastrectomy}, author={Jian-xian Lin and Chang-Ming Huang and Chao-hui Zheng and Ping Li and Jianwei Xie and Jia-bin Wang and Lu Jun and Qi-yue Chen and Mi Lin and Ruhong Tu}, journal={Surgical Endoscopy}, year={2015}, volume={30}, pages={1988-1998} }