PATHOLOGIC COMPLETE RESPONSE (YPT0 YPN0) AFTER CHEMOTHERAPY AND RADIOTHERAPY NEOADJUVANT FOLLOWED BY ESOPHAGECTOMY IN THE SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA OF THE ESOPHAGUS

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ANDREOLLO,Nelson Adami; BERALDO,Giovanni de Carvalho; ALVES,Iuri Pedreira Filardi; TERCIOTI-JUNIOR,Valdir; FERRER,José Antonio Possato; COELHO-NETO,João de Souza; LOPES,Luiz Roberto;
(2018)
  • Publisher: Colégio Brasileiro de Cirurgia Digestiva
  • Journal: Arquivos Brasileiros de Cirurgia Digestiva : ABCD, volume 31, issue 4 (issn: 0102-6720, eissn: 2317-6326)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1590/0102-672020180001e1405, pmc: PMC6284395
  • Subject: Carcinoma do esôfago | Original Article | Terapêutica neoadjuvante | Radioterapia | Quimioterapia | Radiotherapy | Esophagectomy | Esophageal carcinoma | Chemotherapy | Neoadjuvant therapy | Esofagectomia

ABSTRACT Background: Esophageal squamous cell carcinoma is an aggressive neoplasia that requires a multidisciplinary treatment in which survival and prognosis are still not satisfactory. The complete pathologic response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy and radiotherapy is c... View more