Treatment and Outcomes of Oligometastatic Colorectal Cancer Limited to Lymph Node Metastases.
Vinod Kalapurackal Mathai, Soe Yu Aung, Vanessa Wong, Catherine Dunn, Jeremy Shapiro, Azim Jalali, Rachel Wong, Margaret Lee, Jeanne Tie, Sumitra Ananda, Suzanne Kosmider, Stephanie H Lim, Susan Caird, Matthew Burge, Andrew Dean, Peter Gibbs, Louise Nott
Clin Colorectal Cancer | Published : 2021
INTRODUCTION: The optimal management of isolated distant lymph node metastases (IDLNM) from a colorectal primary, is not clearly established. We aimed to analyze the outcomes of patients with IDLNM treated with systemic therapies plus locoregional therapy with curative intent versus systemic therapies with palliative intent. MATERIALS & METHODS: Clinical data were collected and reviewed from the Treatment of Recurrent and Advanced Colorectal Cancer registry, a prospective, comprehensive registry for metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) treated at multiple tertiary hospitals across Australia. Clinicopathological characteristics, treatment modalities and survival outcomes were analyzed in patie..View full abstract