Cyclooxygenase-2 expression as a predictor of para-aortic lymph node recurrence in uterine cervical cancer.

@article{Kim2008Cyclooxygenase2EA,
  title={Cyclooxygenase-2 expression as a predictor of para-aortic lymph node recurrence in uterine cervical cancer.},
  author={Jun-Sang Kim and Shengjin Li and Jin-Man Kim and Seung-Gu Yeo and Ki-Hwan Kim and Moon-June Cho},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={2008},
  volume={70 5},
  pages={1516-21}
}
PURPOSE The overexpression of cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) is associated with a worse prognosis and the development of distant metastases in cervical cancer. This matched-pair analysis examined whether COX-2 expression is associated with para-aortic lymph node (PALN) recurrence in uterine cervical cancer treated with radiotherapy (RT). METHODS AND MATERIALS… CONTINUE READING