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Table 4 Disease recurrence patterns according to treatment category

From: Clinical significance of initial treatment for peritoneal lavage cytology-positive gastric cancer: outcomes according to treatment strategy

  Gastrectomy with adjuvant chemotherapy
n = 10
Palliative gastrectomy alone
n = 11
Conversion gastrectomy
n = 5
Palliative gastrectomy after induction chemotherapy
n = 5
Palliative chemotherapy
n = 7
Recurrence 7 10 3 5 7
 Peritoneal dissemination 4 10 3 4 4
 Lymph node 2 0 0 1 2
 Lung 1 0 0 0 0
 Local recurrence 0 0 0 0 1