Preoperative Plasma Hyperfibrinogenemia is Predictive of Poor Prognosis in Patients with Nonmetastatic Colon Cancer

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The outcomes of colorectal cancer are determined by host factors, including systemic inflammation. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prognostic significance of fibrinogen and inflammation-based scores, as markers of the inflammatory response, in colon cancer. We retrospectively reviewed the medical records of patients with nonmetastatic colon… (More)
DOI: 10.1245/s10434-013-2968-8

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