Gastric cancer surgery – current status
Doc. MUDr. David Hoskovec, Ph.D.
1) chirurgická klinika 1. LF UK a VFN, Praha
Treatment results of the gastric cancer are still unsatisfactory. Late diagnosis in European region is one of reason for these results. The disease is often diagnosed in late stage with generalisation. Adequate surgical resection is the only chance for long term survival. Type and timing of the treatment depend on decision of the multidisciplinary team. There is a summary of the diagnosis and treatment of gastric cancer in this article
gastric cancer, gastrectomy, HIPEC, perioperative chemotherapy
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