Prediction of the indication criteria for endoscopic resection of early gastric cancer.

@article{Park2015PredictionOT,
  title={Prediction of the indication criteria for endoscopic resection of early gastric cancer.},
  author={Jae Hyun Park and Si Hyung Lee and Joon Mo Park and Chan Seo Park and Kyung Sik Park and Eun Soo Kim and Kwang Bum Cho},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 39},
  pages={11160-7}
}
AIM To find risk factors of lymph node metastasis (LNM) in early gastric cancer (EGC) and to find proper endoscopic therapy indication in EGC. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the 2270 patients who underwent curative operation for EGC from January 2001 to December 2008. EGC was defined as malignant lesions that do not invade beyond the submucosal layer… CONTINUE READING