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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Tosolini, Chiara; Michalski, Christoph W; Kleeff, Jörg 
Title:
Response evaluation following neoadjuvant treatment of pancreatic cancer patients. 
Abstract:
Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) is one of the most aggressive human neoplastic entities, with a very poor prognosis characterized by a high mortality rate and short survival. This is due both to its aggressive biological behaviour and the high incidence of locally advanced stages at the time of the initial diagnosis. The limits of resectability and the role of neoadjuvant (radio) chemotherapy for PDAC management are still unclear. A recently published article by Kats et al compared the r...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
World J Gastrointest Surg 
Year:
2013 
Journal volume:
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
12-5 
Language:
eng 
TUM Institution:
Chirurgiesche Klinik und Poliklinik