Treatment of liver metastases from uveal melanoma by combined surgery-chemotherapy.

  title={Treatment of liver metastases from uveal melanoma by combined surgery-chemotherapy.},
  author={R{\'e}my Jacques Salmon and Christelle L{\'e}vy and Corinne Plancher and Thierry Dorval and Laurence Desjardins and Serge Leyvraz and Pierre Pouillart and Pierre Schlienger and Vincent Servois and Bernard Asselain},
  journal={European journal of surgical oncology : the journal of the European Society of Surgical Oncology and the British Association of Surgical Oncology},
  volume={24 2},
AIMS To investigate sporadic results demonstrating prolonged survival after surgical resection and/or intraarterial chemotherapy (IACH) for liver metastases from uveal melanoma. METHODS From December 1992 to March 1997 every patient with liver metastases from uveal melanoma was enrolled in a prospective study including: (1) aggressive surgical approach removing as much liver disease as possible; (2) implantation of an intraaterial catheter; (3) intraarterial chemotherapy for 6 months. 75… CONTINUE READING

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