Complete Excision

Known as: Total Resection 
The surgical removal of an entire structure or organ.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Diffuse infiltrative low-grade gliomas of the cerebral hemispheres in the adult are a group of tumors with distinct… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE Standard therapy for glioblastoma (GBM) is temozolomide (TMZ) administration, initially concurrent with radiotherapy (RT… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
CONTEXT Among patients with locally advanced metastatic pancreatic adenocarcinoma, gemcitabine has been shown to improve outcomes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE It remains unknown whether the extent of surgical resection affects survival or disease progression in patients with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Over 60,000 women are treated for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) each year in England, most by excision… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE Surgery of the primary tumor usually is not advised for patients with metastatic breast cancer at diagnosis because the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Despite the use of resection and postoperative radiotherapy, high-risk squamous-cell carcinoma of the head and neck… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Survival for patients with glioblastoma multiforme is short, and current treatments provide limited benefit. Therefore, there is… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Multivariate analyses have consistently identified a number of patient, tumor, and treatment variables that are significant… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Among patients with malignant brain tumors, infants and very young children have the worst prognosis and the most… (More)
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