[Operable cancers of the rectum: preoperative radiotherapy. Retrospective study of 192 cases treated at the Curie Institute].

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Pre-operative irradiation in operable cancer of the rectum remains controversial. This is a report of a retrospective study about 192 patients treated between 1958 and 1980 at the Institut Curie (Paris) for a rectal cancer. An abdomino-perineal resection was done in 144 patients, 83 as a primary procedure and 61 after a pre-operative irradiation. During the… (More)

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@article{Salmon1983OperableCO, title={[Operable cancers of the rectum: preoperative radiotherapy. Retrospective study of 192 cases treated at the Curie Institute].}, author={R{\'e}my Jacques Salmon and Jesse L Guillet and Patrick Vige and Jean Claude Durand and Jim Fenton and Gregory M Mathieu and Jason Rousseau and J P Pilleron}, journal={Bulletin du cancer}, year={1983}, volume={70 5}, pages={429-33} }