Multimodality treatment of neuroendocrine liver metastases.

@article{Karabulut2011MultimodalityTO,
  title={Multimodality treatment of neuroendocrine liver metastases.},
  author={Koray Karabulut and Hiizir Yakup Akyildiz and Craig Lance and Federico N. Aucejo and Gordon McLennan and Orhan Ağcaoğlu and Allan E. Siperstein and Eren Berber},
  journal={Surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={150 2},
  pages={316-25}
}
BACKGROUND Neuroendocrine liver metastases have a distinct tumor biology and symptomatology that render their management challenging. This difficulty is reflected in the literature, which lacks consensus on a treatment algorithm. The aim of this study is to propose a treatment algorithm based on patient morbidity and the efficacy of different treatment options. METHODS The medical records of 127 patients with neuroendocrine liver metastases were reviewed. As first-line treatment, 69 of these… CONTINUE READING
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