[Prognostic value of metastatic lymph node ratio in adenocarcinoma of the gastroesophageal junction].

OBJECTIVE To compare the prognostic value of AJCC/UICC pN stage with metastatic lymph node ratio (MLR) and the prognostic difference between the tumor-node-metastasis (TNM) stage and tumor-ratio-metastasis (TRM) stage in patients with adenocarcinoma of the gastroesophageal junction. METHODS Clinical data of 414 patients with adenocarcinoma of the… CONTINUE READING