- Gastric lymphoma: the revolution of the past decadeH Boot
Dept of Gastroenterology, Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam
Scand J Gastroenterol Suppl . 2002..Gastric MALT type lymphomas are distinct lymphomas that may develop after chronic antigenic stimulation caused by infection with Helicobacter pylori. An early antigen-dependent phase precedes the development of an antigen-independent phase...
- Neo-adjuvant chemotherapy followed by surgery and chemotherapy or by surgery and chemoradiotherapy for patients with resectable gastric cancer (CRITICS)Johan L Dikken
Department of Surgery, K6 R, Leiden University Medical Center, P O Box9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
BMC Cancer 11:329. 2011..This study aims to obtain an improved overall survival for patients treated with preoperative chemotherapy and surgery by incorporating radiotherapy concurrently with chemotherapy postoperatively...
- Diagnosis and staging in gastrointestinal lymphomaHenk Boot
Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Department of Medical Oncology and Gastroenterology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 24:3-12. 2010..The value of staging procedures after treatment is less well defined. At least in gastric lymphomas, histology is the gold standard after treatment and during follow-up...