Lymph Node Dissection after Chemoradiation in Esophageal Cancer: A Subgroup Analysis of Patients With and Without Pathological Response
Annals of Surgical Oncology, 05/31/2012Chao YK et al.
The effect of lymph node dissection (LND) was influenced by tumor response after CRT. There is a strong survival benefit for extensive LND after CRT in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma, especially in non–pCR patients.
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