ampullary carcinoma

Known as: ampullary cancer, CARCINOMA OF AMPULLA OF VATER, AMPULLA VATER CARCINOMA 
Cancer that forms in the ampulla of Vater (an enlargement of the ducts from the liver and pancreas where they join and enter the small intestine… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE Among patients with upper abdominal malignancies, intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) can improve dose… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The only curative treatment in biliary tract cancer is surgical treatment. Therefore, the suitability of curative resection… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The objective of this study was to evaluate whether preoperative CA19-9 levels and the platelet–lymphocyte ratio (PLR) might… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Ampullary carcinoma is often considered to have a better prognosis than distal extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma. However, studies… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Any books that you read, no matter how you got the sentences that have been read from the books, surely they will give you… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Spiral computed tomography (CT) allows high-resolution examination of the pancreas, surrounding vascular structures… (More)
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1999
1999
Thirty-two consecutive patients with adenocarcinoma of the ampulla of Vater who had curative resection by pancreaticoduodenectomy… (More)
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1997
1997
p = 0.001). The present series demonstrates that radical resection of ampullary cancer is the procedure of choice even in elderly… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
BACKGROUND Results of pancreaticoduodenectomy for ampullary carcinoma were evaluated, and prognostic factors for survival were… (More)
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1987
1987
The results of treatment and outcome in 52 consecutive patients presenting to Leicester from 1972 to 1984 are presented. The… (More)
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