In 22 cases of the 510 patients underwent surgery and followed up because of colorectal cancer, only pulmonary metastases were found. General problems in the surgery of pulmonary metastases are discussed and the possibilities and the expected results of the surgical therapy of pulmonary metastases in colorectal patients are analysed in details on the base of the data of their 8 patients underwent surgery and according to the literature. In carefully selected cases the surgical therapy of the metastases can be recommended.
|Translated title of the contribution||Surgical treatment of pulmonary metastases of colorectal tumors|
|Pages (from-to)||1067-1068, 1071|
|Publication status||Published - May 20 1990|
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