A study of metachronous cancer after endoscopic resection of early gastric cancer.

OBJECTIVE Endoscopic resection is commonly used for early gastric cancer (EGC) in Korea and Japan. There are only a few reports of metachronous cancer after endoscopic resection. The aim of this study was to identify clinical factors associated with metachronous gastric cancer after endoscopic resection. METHODS A total of 176 patients with EGC who had… CONTINUE READING