Resection of synchronous liver metastases from colorectal cancer.

@article{Fujita2000ResectionOS,
  title={Resection of synchronous liver metastases from colorectal cancer.},
  author={Shin Fujita and Takayuki Akasu and Yoshihiro Moriya},
  journal={Japanese journal of clinical oncology},
  year={2000},
  volume={30 1},
  pages={7-11}
}
BACKGROUND The prognosis for patients with liver metastases from colorectal cancer is still poor. Thus, patient selection for hepatic resection is essential to improve the poor results of the procedure. Some reports have shown that the prognosis for patients with synchronous liver metastases is worse than that for those with metachronous liver metastases. Therefore, determination of the factors that influence outcome after resection of synchronous liver metastases is more important than with… CONTINUE READING
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