Multivisceral resection for colon cancer: analysis of prognostic factors.

  title={Multivisceral resection for colon cancer: analysis of prognostic factors.},
  author={Manuel L{\'o}pez-Cano and Maria Jose Cano Manas and Eduardo Hermosilla and E. Martinez Esp{\'i}n},
  journal={Digestive surgery},
  volume={27 3},
BACKGROUND/AIMS To assess outcome of multivisceral resection in colon cancer patients and to identify predictors of survival. METHODS One hundred and thirteen consecutive patients with primary locally advanced colon cancer infiltrating adjacent organs undergoing multivisceral resection between 1998 and 2007 were reviewed. Overall survival and disease-free survival were analyzed by the Kaplan-Meier method. The relative risk for clinical outcome was obtained using a Cox multivariate model… CONTINUE READING


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