The journal «Practical oncology» / т. 21, №4, 2020, Нерешенные вопросы хирургической онкологии

Outstanding issues of surgical treatment of locally advanced forms of malignant tumors



Nowadays surgery is still the mainstay of solid tumors treatment. En Bloc resection is surgical treatment in amount of complete tumor removal. There remains considerable uncertainty about many aspects of resection boundaries, including definition and influence of anatomical and histological factors. One of the biggest challenges for the surgeon is choosing the right surgery for the «right» patient, taking into account the type of tumor and its biology.