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Association Between Pancreatic Fistula and Long-term Survival in the Era of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy.

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Summary of "Association Between Pancreatic Fistula and Long-term Survival in the Era of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy."

In the past decade, the use of neoadjuvant therapy (NAT) has increased for patients with borderline and locally advanced pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC). Data on pancreatic fistula and related overall survival (OS) in this setting are limited.

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Name: JAMA surgery
ISSN: 2168-6262
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