J Invest Surg 2018 Dec 19;31(6):483-490. Epub 2017 Sep 19.
c Department of General Surgery , Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences , Beijing , China.
Aim: To evaluate the feasibility, short- and long-term outcomes, and safety of laparoscopic resection for advanced colorectal cancer (CRC) in solid organ transplant recipients.
Methods: Between September 2001 and April 2016, five patients who underwent laparoscopic-assisted resection for CRC after solid organ transplantation were included in this study. Their clinical data were retrospectively analyzed with regard to patient demographics, immunosuppressive therapy, tumor characteristics, surgical outcomes, and follow-up data. Read More