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Although surgery is the most effective treatment for liver metastases in colorectal cancer patients, only 15-20% of these patients are suitable for a radical surgical approach, and metastases recurrence may occur at follow up. In the last decade, the use of pre-operative chemotherapy in combination with new biological drugs has been introduced. We reviewed data of neo-adjuvant chemotherapy strategies aimed at increasing the resection rate of liver metastases in colorectal cancer patients who were initially considered unresectable.
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Rossi, L., Zullo, A., Zoratto, F., Papa, A., Strudel, M., Colonna, M., & Tomao, S. (2012). Chemotherapy and target therapy as neo-adjuvant approach for initially unresectable colorectal liver metastases. Oncology Reviews, 6(1), e6. https://doi.org/10.4081/oncol.2012.e6
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