Extended resections for colorectal cancer - indications for supraradical lymphadenectomy.

Abstract

The laparoscopic approach to standard resections in colorectal cancer has proven that it may provide equal rates of R0 resections and adequate retrieval of lymph nodes as open procedures if performed by experienced hands. There might be difficulties in more advanced tumors or those with lymphatic spread beyond typical drainage areas and more extensive… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2011.02783.x

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@article{Hohenberger2011ExtendedRF, title={Extended resections for colorectal cancer - indications for supraradical lymphadenectomy.}, author={Peter Hohenberger and W Du and Stefan Post}, journal={Colorectal disease : the official journal of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland}, year={2011}, volume={13 Suppl 7}, pages={74-7} }