A retrospective outcome analysis of 42 patients undergoing pulmonary metastasectomy after the resection of a primary colorectal cancer with metachronous liver metastases

E. D. Rössner, L. Gurung, K. Nowak, M. Rees & G. Ladas
Background: Resection of pulmonary metastases in patients with surgically treated colorectal cancer is believed to provide a long term survival benefit. There is however little current evidence to support the notion that the subgroup of patients who undergo hepatic resection of metachronous liver metastases[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]