[Evaluation of prognostic factors for colon cancer].

@article{Olariu2012EvaluationOP,
  title={[Evaluation of prognostic factors for colon cancer].},
  author={Areta Olariu and Adrian Bartoș and Daniela Bartoş and Cristian Vasile Neciu and Lucian C Mocan and Florin V Zaharie and Raluca Bodea and Cornel Iancu},
  journal={Chirurgia},
  year={2012},
  volume={107 2},
  pages={174-9}
}
INTRODUCTION Colon cancer represents a major health problem in the world. The outcome of newly diagnosed cases predominantly relies on stage as defined by the UICC-TNM and American Joint Committee on Cancer classifications. AIMS The aim of this retrospective study was to identify the additional prognostic factors for patients with colon cancer. PATIENTS AND METHODS We retrospectively analyzed the incidence and significance of 8 clinical and pathological factors in 225 patients treated over… CONTINUE READING