Borrmann type IV gastric cancer should be classified as pT4b disease.

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BACKGROUND The impact of macroscopic pathologic features of primary tumor that could be obtained preoperatively on pT classification has not been reported so far. The aim of this study was to investigate the feasibility of incorporation of Borrmann type IV gastric cancer into the pT classification. MATERIALS AND METHODS Clinicopathologic and prognostic… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jss.2016.04.026

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@article{Huang2016BorrmannTI, title={Borrmann type IV gastric cancer should be classified as pT4b disease.}, author={Jin-yu Huang and Zhenning Wang and Chun-yang Lu and Zhi-feng Miao and Zhi Zhu and Yong-xi Song and Huimian Xu and Yingying Xu}, journal={The Journal of surgical research}, year={2016}, volume={203 2}, pages={258-67} }