Preoperative Chemotherapy

The use of a chemotherapy agent that is administered to a patient prior to the surgical removal of a tumor.
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2013
2013
A three-arm Phase III trial was started in November 2012. Preoperative chemotherapy with cisplatin plus 5-fluorouracil is the… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND A pathologic complete response (pCR) and minimal residual disease (pMRD) after preoperative chemotherapy (PCT) for… (More)
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2003
2003
AIM Preoperative chemotherapy (PCT) is used in primary breast cancer, to facilitate breast conservative surgery (BCS). Clinical… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE To evaluate whether preoperative chemotherapy (PCT) could improve survival in resectable stage I (except T1N0), II, and… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Many studies support the concept and accuracy of sentinel lymph node biopsy (SNB) for staging patients with breast… (More)
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2000
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2000
BACKGROUND Sentinel lymph node dissection (SLND) has been a promising new technique in breast carcinoma staging, but could be… (More)
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1999
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1999
PURPOSE To compare prospectively the antitumor activity of single-agent paclitaxel to the three-drug combination of fluorouracil… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
HYPOTHESIS Radiofrequency (RF) energy applied to breast cancers will result in cancer cell death. DESIGN Prospective… (More)
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1998
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1998
Osteosarcoma is usually treated with intensive preoperative and postoperative chemotherapy and wide tumor resection, resulting in… (More)
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1989
1989
We compared the prognostic value of surgical lymph node staging after preoperative chemotherapy relative to other patient and… (More)
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