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Long-term bresults of radiotherapy combined with nedaplatin and 5-fluorouracil for postoperative loco-regional recurrent esophageal cancer: update on a phase II study

  • Keiichi Jingu1Email author,
  • Haruo Matsushita1,
  • Ken Takeda1,
  • Rei Umezawa1,
  • Chiaki Takahashi1,
  • Toshiyuki Sugawara1,
  • Masaki Kubozono1,
  • Keiko Abe1,
  • Takaya Tanabe1,
  • Yuko Shirata1,
  • Takaya Yamamoto1,
  • Youjirou Ishikawa1 and
  • Kenji Nemoto2
BMC Cancer201212:542

Received: 8 August 2012

Accepted: 20 November 2012

Published: 22 November 2012

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Original Submission
8 Aug 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
6 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - kuai-le zhao
21 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - zhongxing Liao
19 Oct 2012 Author responded Author comments - Keiichi Jingu
Resubmission - Version 2
19 Oct 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
20 Nov 2012 Editorially accepted
22 Nov 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2407-12-542

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Radiation Oncology, Tohoku University School of Medicine
Department of Radiation Oncology, Yamagata University School of Medicine