D-dimer level as a risk factor for postoperative venous thromboembolism in Japanese women with gynecologic cancer.


BACKGROUND The purpose of the present study was to evaluate whether early postoperative D-dimer levels and certain pre-, intra-, and postoperative parameters can be used to predict venous thromboembolism (VTE) in gynecologic cancer patients. MATERIALS AND METHODS We prospectively evaluated 267 gynecologic cancer patients who underwent surgery at our… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/annonc/mdq012


5 Figures and Tables