Krukenberg Tumors of Gastric Origin: The Rationale of Surgical Resection and Perioperative Treatments in a Multicenter Western Experience

Fausto Rosa, Guido Costamagna, Fabio Pacelli, Giovanni Doglietto, Daniele Marrelli, Paolo Morgagni, Chiara Cipollari, Giovanni Vittimberga, Massimo Framarini, Luca Cozzaglio, Corrado Pedrazzani, Gian Luca Baiocchi, Franco Roviello, Nazario Portolani, Giovanni De Manzoni

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Abstract

In case of Krukenberg tumor (KT) of gastric origin it is controversial and debated whether radical surgery in case of synchronous KT or metastasectomy in case of metachronous ones is associated with additional benefits. Role of perioperative treatments is unclear.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)921-928
Number of pages8
JournalWorld Journal of Surgery
Volume40
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016

Keywords

  • cancer
  • gastric
  • resection

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