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  • adj. Suitable for resection

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Examples

  • Likewise, if someone you loved or cared for was diagnosed with a resectable brain tumor, I suspect that you would prefer the surgeons be ignorant about which neuronal tracts to leave behind in order for the patient to maintain some vestige of normal function.

    A-hole of the decade?

  • Obviously, this is not resectable,? the surgeon wrote in his report.

    Putting Things In Perspective

  • Data Sources Data from all RCTs comparing adjuvant chemotherapy with surgery alone in patients with resectable gastric cancer.

    JAMA current issue

  • (SEE ARTICLE) report results of a meta-analysis of individual patient data from 17 randomized trials of adjuvant chemotherapy for resectable gastric cancer.

    JAMA current issue

  • Comparative analysis of clinicopathological correlations of cyclooxygenase-2 expression in resectable pancreatic cancer.

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  • The symptoms of pancreatic cancer are non-specific and usually occur late in the course of the disease; less than 20 percent of patients have resectable disease at the time of diagnosis.

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  • A national pilot study that will promote evidence-based evaluation and treatment standards for patients with resectable non small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) was launched yesterday by the

    Newswise: Latest News

  • Newswise - A national pilot study that will promote evidence-based evaluation and treatment standards for patients with resectable non small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) was launched yesterday by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons.

    Newswise: Latest News

  • In research published this week in PLoS Medicine, Jorg Kleeff from Technische Universitat Munchen, and colleagues suggest that patients with apparently locally non-resectable tumors should be included in neoadjuvant protocols.

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  • These patients were then found to have a similar survival rate to patients judged resectable before neoadjuvant treatment (the average survival time being 20.5 months after resection).

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