Surgical Salvage of Recurrent Rectal Carcinoma After Curative Resection: a 10-Year Experience

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Background: Local recurrence after resection of rectal carcinoma is a difficult clinical problem that adversely affects both survival and quality of life. Surgical resection is possible for a subset of patients with localized recurrences. We reviewed our experience with surgical salvage of recurrent rectal carcinoma, to determine predictors of resectability… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10434-999-0171-8

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