Adjuvant therapy with chemotherapy and radiation therapy in the management of carcinoma of the pancreatic head

R. A. Abrams, L. B. Grochow

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Surgical resection remains the backbone of the curative management of carcinoma of the pancreatic head. The primary cause of recurrence appears to be residual locoregional subclinical disease. Data supporting the use and continued study of adjuvant chemotherapy and radiation therapy are summarized.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)925-938
Number of pages14
JournalSurgical Clinics of North America
Issue number5
StatePublished - Jan 1 1995


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  • Surgery

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