Prognostic and predictive factors after surgical treatment for locally recurrent rectal cancer: A single institute experience


Asoglu O., KARANLIK H., Muslumanoglu M., Igci A., Emek E., Ozmen V., ...More

EJSO, vol.33, no.10, pp.1199-1206, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejso.2007.02.026
  • Journal Name: EJSO
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1199-1206
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Resection of locally recurrent rectal cancer (LRRC) after curative resection represents a difficult problem and a surgical challenge. The aim of this study was to evaluate the results of resecting the local recurrence of rectal cancer and to analyze factors that might predict curative resection and those that affect survival.