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Table 3 Treatments after progression for 30 patients underwent resection or transarterial chemoembolization for liver metastases from Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

From: Partial hepatectomy for liver metastases from nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a comparative study and review of the literature

  Resection group (n = 15) Control group (n = 15) P value
  n % n %  
All treatments after hepatectomy/TACE 13   12   >0.999
Systemic Chemotherapy 9   7   0.715
Radiation (NP recurrence) 1   2   >0.999
Repeat resection 1   0   >0.999
Repeat transarterial chemoembolization 2   8   0.021
Radiofrequency therapy 2   3   >0.999
Percutaneous ethanol injection treatment 1   0   >0.999
Percutaneous microwave ablation therapy 1   1   >0.999
Biological therapy 1   0   >0.999
Hepatic arterial infusion 1   2   >0.999
Observation 2   3   >0.999
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