Left-sided primary tumor is a favorable prognostic factor for metastatic colorectal cancer patients receiving surgery

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Objective The role of surgery in metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) remains controversial. This study was performed to assess the impact of surgery on survival in metastatic colorectal cancer. Materials and Methods Information of mCRC patients diagnosed between January 1, 2004, and December 31, 2013, was retrieved from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and… (More)
DOI: 10.18632/oncotarget.18896

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@inproceedings{Li2017LeftsidedPT, title={Left-sided primary tumor is a favorable prognostic factor for metastatic colorectal cancer patients receiving surgery}, author={Xiaofen Li and Yi-Nuo Tan and Chen-Han Zhong and Li-zhen Zhu and Xue-feng Fang and Jun Li and Kefeng Ding and Ying Yuan}, booktitle={Oncotarget}, year={2017} }