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Adjuvant radio-chemotherapy for extrahepatic biliary tract cancers

Published inBMC cancer, vol. 11, 267
Publication date2011

Extrahepatic biliary duct cancers (EBDC) are uncommon malignancies characterized by a poor prognosis with high rate of loco-regional recurrence. The purpose of the present study is to assess the feasibility and the potential impact of adjuvant radiotherapy (RT) in a series of patients treated in one institution.

  • Aged
  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols/therapeutic use
  • Bile Duct Neoplasms/drug therapy/mortality/radiotherapy/surgery/therapy
  • Bile Ducts, Extrahepatic/pathology
  • Chemotherapy, Adjuvant
  • Cholangiocarcinoma/drug therapy/mortality/radiotherapy/surgery/therapy
  • Cisplatin/administration & dosage
  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Digestive System Surgical Procedures
  • Female
  • Fluorouracil/administration & dosage
  • Humans
  • Kaplan-Meier Estimate
  • Leucovorin/administration & dosage
  • Lymphatic Irradiation
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Radiotherapy, Adjuvant
  • Radiotherapy, Conformal
  • Retrospective Studies
Citation (ISO format)
BONET BELTRÁN, Marta et al. Adjuvant radio-chemotherapy for extrahepatic biliary tract cancers. In: BMC cancer, 2011, vol. 11, p. 267. doi: 10.1186/1471-2407-11-267
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