Evaluation of the 7th UICC TNM Staging System of Gastric Cancer

@inproceedings{Kwon2011EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the 7th UICC TNM Staging System of Gastric Cancer},
  author={Sung J. Kwon},
  booktitle={Journal of gastric cancer},
  year={2011}
}
Since January of 2010, the seventh edition of UICC tumor node metastasis (TNM) Classification, which has recently been revised, has been applied to almost all cases of malignant tumors. Compared to previous editions, the merits and demerits of the current revisions were analyzed. Many revisions have been made for criteria for the classification of lymph nodes. In particular, all the cases in whom the number of lymph nodes is more than 7 were classified as N3 without being differentiated… CONTINUE READING
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