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What does R0 stand for?

R0 stands for curative resection (colorectal liver metastases)

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26) [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] On May 27, 2009, The Burzynski Research Institute announced the results of a randomized Phase II clinical study of antineoplaston therapy in metastatic colon cancer following curative resection (surgical removal) of hepatic (liver) metastases.
About the phase 3 study: The phase 3 study investigating PI-88 as a post- resection treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC, primary liver cancer) following curative resection is a double-blinded, placebo-controlled study, that has been designed to establish the efficacy and safety of PI-88 in the post-resection HCC setting.