Is There a Role for Surgery in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Esophagus? A Contemporary View from the NCDB
Suna Erdem, Esther Troxler, Rene Warschkow, Catherine Tsai, Babatunde Yerokun, Bruno Schmied, Christoph Stettler, Dan G Blazer, Matthew Hartwig, Mathias Worni & Beat Gloor
Multimodal treatment that includes surgery is associated with better overall survival for eNETs. Additional research is needed to more definitively identify patients who benefit from esophagectomy and to establish an appropriate treatment algorithm.
|citation||Erdem S, Troxler E, Warschkow R, Tsai C, Yerokun B, Schmied B, Stettler C, Blazer D G, Hartwig M, Worni M, Gloor B. Is There a Role for Surgery in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Esophagus? A Contemporary View from the NCDB. Ann Surg Oncol 2019;.|
|type||journal paper/review (English)|
|date of publishing||11-10-2019|
|journal title||Ann Surg Oncol|