Multimodality Therapy Offers a Chance for Cure in Patients with Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Deemed Unresectable at First Operative Exploration

Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 06/01/2012

In this very selected cohort of high–risk patients, the majority had anatomically resectable tumors on restaging. Accurate radiographic restaging, a multimodality treatment strategy, and advanced surgical techniques can provide an opportunity for cure in a substantial proportion of select patients who were deemed unresectable at exploration.

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