Histological type of esophageal cancer might affect response to neo-adjuvant radiochemotherapy and subsequent prognosis.


BACKGROUND This study investigates response and prognosis after neo-adjuvant chemoradiation (CTx/RTx) in patients with advanced esophageal carcinoma, according to histological type. PATIENTS AND METHODS Patients with uT3 carcinoma of the esophagus treated with curative-intention esophagectomy from 1997 until 2006 were included in this retrospective… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/annonc/mdn622