regional recurrence

regional recurrence

Oncology The appearance of the signs and Sx of malignancy at a site near–for lymphomas, on the same side of the diaphragm–CA that had been treated and responded to therapy. See Relapse.
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Level VI) is high, routine elimination of regional lymph nodes can reduce local regional recurrence rate.
Patient 1 experienced a regional recurrence in the right side of the neck 4 months postoperatively.
Of note, only a single regional recurrence was seen after the initial 5 years of follow-up, and it occurred in the group that did not have ALND.
Mean disease free survival was 13 months; 11 months in neck dissection arm and observation arm respectively; 2 patients had regional recurrence in observation arm at 17, 18 months detected on ultrasound confirmed with USG-guided FNAC and no regional recurrence in neck dissection arm.
2%) of the studies (Hetelekidis et al (17) and Pierce et al (32)), there was no significant correlation between ENTE and local regional recurrence, DFS, or OS.
In study arm, out of 16 patients who had stage IVA disease, 4 had only local recurrence, 1 had regional recurrence (metastatic neck nodes), 2 had locoregional recurrence, and 1 patient died due to other causes (myocardial infarction) more than 6 months after surgery.
The mainly causes of failure in the treatment are: local recurrence, regional recurrence and distance metastasis.
It is known that after bilateral mastectomy local and regional recurrence of breast cancer can occur.
Some currently published case studies report that selected patients with micrometastases without further ALND would not suffer from a high incidence of regional recurrence.
CHICAGO -- Adherence to national cancer treatment guidelines was associated with decreased local and regional recurrence, improved disease-free and overall survival, and decreased treatment-associated morbidity in a study of 327 clinically node-negative melanoma patients.
The three-year actuarial rate of local or regional recurrence was less than 2 percent in this group.

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