[Prognosticly unfavorable factors in esophageal carcinoma. I. The importance of anamnestic data].

@article{Weitensfelder1984PrognosticlyUF,
  title={[Prognosticly unfavorable factors in esophageal carcinoma. I. The importance of anamnestic data].},
  author={Wolfgang Weitensfelder and M. Redtenbacher and O Haiderer and E Weitensfelder},
  journal={Der Chirurg; Zeitschrift fur alle Gebiete der operativen Medizen},
  year={1984},
  volume={55 9},
  pages={600-4}
}
The analysis of data of 121 patients with esophageal carcinoma treated at the Department of Surgery, Landeskrankenhaus Klagenfurt, between 1969 and 1982 revealed that neither sex nor age, environment, delay of treatment or additional disease had any significant influence on survival time. Weight loss, however, significantly shortened survival time (p = 0… CONTINUE READING