Published in Cancer Weekly, October 4th, 2005
According to recent research from the United States, "The objective of the current study was to define the optimal treatment for patients 1 with RPS. The authors conducted a review of the pertinent literature and found that the majority of patients had locally advanced RPS at the time of diagnosis."
"Surgery was the mainstay of treatment, and macroscopic total excision was feasible in approximately 50-67% of patients. The 5-year probability of local control was approximately 50%, and the likelihood of developing distant metastasis was approximately 20-30%. The...
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