Lymph Node Dissection after Chemoradiation in Esophageal Cancer: A Subgroup Analysis of Patients With and Without Pathological Response
Annals of Surgical Oncology, 05/31/2012
Chao 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.