Preoperative Chemoradiation Therapy Decreases the Number of Lymph Nodes Resected During Esophagectomy

Issaka A., ERMERAK N. O. , Bilgi Z., Kara V. H. , ÇELİKEL Ç. , BATIREL H. F.

WORLD JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.39, no.3, pp.721-726, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00268-014-2847-x
  • Title of Journal : WORLD JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.721-726


Background This study aimed to analyze the effect of preoperative chemoradiation on the adequacy of lymph node dissection.