Survival after palliative surgery for advanced intraabdominal cancer.

@article{Brown1977SurvivalAP,
  title={Survival after palliative surgery for advanced intraabdominal cancer.},
  author={Philip W. Brown and Jose J. Terz and Walter Lawrence and S W Blievernicht},
  journal={American journal of surgery},
  year={1977},
  volume={134 5},
  pages={575-8}
}
The clinical course of 300 patients with known intraabdominal neoplasm requiring surgical exploration was analyzed. The most common primary tumor sites were the gastrointestinal tract (60 per cent), female reproductive organs (17 per cent), and urinary tract (6 per cent). Gastrointestinal and extrahepatic biliary obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeding, and… CONTINUE READING