Original Article
Copyright ©2009 Baishideng.
World J Gastrointest Oncol. Oct 15, 2009; 1(1): 55-61
Published online Oct 15, 2009. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v1.i1.55
Table 1 Frequency of locoregional recurrence and distant metastases
GroupLocation of recurrencesFrequency n
Pelvic recurrence groupPelvic side walls nodes metastases1
Perirectal recurrence1
Pelvic recurrence and extrapelvic metastases groupPerirectal recurrence6
Pelvic side walls nodes metastases3
Retroperitoneal lymph nodes metastases4
Abdominal wall metastasis1
Inguinal lymph nodes metastases2
Neck lymph nodes metastases2
Liver metastases2
Spleen metastases1
Lung metastases4
Canalis spinalis metastasis1
Bone metastases2
Peritoneal carcinomatosis1
Extrapelvic metastases without pelvic recurrence groupRetroperitoneal lymph nodes2
Neck lymph nodes metastases1
Left axillary nodes1
Liver metastases2
Lung metastases4
Bone metastases3
Peritoneal carcinomatosis1
Abdominal wall metastasis1