Histopathological Changes of Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation and Relation with the Pre-Treatment Tumor Stage in Rectal Carcinoma


ÖZGÜN G., ÖZ ATALAY F. , UĞRAŞ N. , YERCİ Ö.

GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.28, no.4, pp.235-238, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.12996/gmj.2017.71
  • Title of Journal : GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.235-238

Abstract

Objective: Neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy has considered one of the standard treatment modalities for locally advanced rectal cancers. Chemoradiotherapy has a variety of different effects and responses on tumor, tumor bed and peritumoral tissues. The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the stromal responses in tumor bed between the different treatment modalities and different clinical T stages.