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Advanced endometrial carcinoma: primary debulking surgery or neoadjuvant chemotherapy?
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PMID:  22198346     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Endometrial cancers with peritoneal spread are stage IVB of FIGO classification. Their pattern is similar to that of ovarian cancer. Optimal debulking surgery and chemotherapy are predictor of better overall and disease free survival. Despite the poor outcome, there is a need for new treatment options. Recommended management for this group of patients should consist of surgical cytoreduction followed by chemotherapy. There may be a role for neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by interval surgery in selected subgroups of patients.
Authors:
Frédéric Guyon; Eberhard Stoeckle; Laurence Thomas; Adeline Petit; Marie Sire; Anne Floquet
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-12-26
Journal Detail:
Title:  Bulletin du cancer     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1769-6917     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-12-26     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0072416     Medline TA:  Bull Cancer     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Institut Bergonié, CLCC Aquitaine, département d'oncogynécologie, 229, cours de l'Argonne, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France.
Vernacular Title:
Cancers de l'endomètre de stades avancés : chirurgie première ou chimiothérapie néoadjuvante ?
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