Resected periampullary adenocarcinoma: 5-year survivors and their 6- to 10-year follow-up.

@article{Riall2006ResectedPA,
  title={Resected periampullary adenocarcinoma: 5-year survivors and their 6- to 10-year follow-up.},
  author={Taylor Sohn Riall and John L. Cameron and Keith D. Lillemoe and Jordan M. Winter and Kurtis A. Campbell and Ralph H. Hruban and David N Chang and Charles J Yeo},
  journal={Surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={140 5},
  pages={764-72}
}
BACKGROUND Many studies have reported 5-year survival data after pancreaticoduodenectomy for periampullary adenocarcinoma. This study evaluates 10-year survival in patients surviving 5 years after initial surgery. METHODS We reviewed all patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy for periampullary adenocarcinoma from April 1970 to July 1999 at a single institution. All 5-year survivors were identified, and their subsequent 5-year survival was compared with the actuarial survival of the… CONTINUE READING