Long-term follow-up of gastrectomized patients with mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma: need for a revisit of surgical treatment.

@article{Kuo2008LongtermFO,
  title={Long-term follow-up of gastrectomized patients with mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma: need for a revisit of surgical treatment.},
  author={Sung-Hsin Kuo and L T Chen and Ming-Shiang Wu and Chung-Hui Lin and K. H. Yeh and Kuan-Ting Kuo and Pei-Yen Yeh and Y. S. Tzeng and Hsiu-Po Wang and Ping-Ning Hsu and Jauyn Grace Lin and Ann-Lii Cheng},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={247 2},
  pages={
          265-9
        }
}
BACKGROUND Gastric mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma is characterized by multifocality of the tumors, which often scatter over the mucosa of the stomach and adjacent upper gastrointestinal tract, and is therefore theoretically not curable by surgical resection. METHODS We conducted a long-term follow-up study of 14 patients who received surgical treatment for gastric MALT lymphoma. Tissues from the surgical margins of the resected stomach were analyzed by polymerase chain… CONTINUE READING

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