Impact of the number of resected lymph nodes on survival after preoperative radiotherapy for esophageal cancer

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To assess the impact of the number of resected lymph nodes (RLNs) for survival in esophageal cancer (EC) patients treated with preoperative radiotherapy and cancer-directed surgery. The Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) database was queried to identify EC patients treated from 1988 to 2012 who had complete data on the number of positive lymph… (More)
DOI: 10.18632/oncotarget.8113

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@inproceedings{Wu2016ImpactOT, title={Impact of the number of resected lymph nodes on survival after preoperative radiotherapy for esophageal cancer}, author={San-gang Wu and Zhao-qiang Zhang and Wen-Ming Liu and Z. He and Feng-Yan Li and Huan-xin Lin and Jia-yuan Sun and Hui Lin and Qun Li}, booktitle={Oncotarget}, year={2016} }