Prognostic factors in stage IV gastric cancer: univariate and multivariate analyses


Background. The prognosis of stage IV gastric cancer is poor with the 5-year survival rate still being about 10%. Methods. We classified 130 patients with stage IV gastric cancer into four groups: peritoneal metastasis, liver metastasis, lymph node metastasis, and multiple factor groups, according to the factors that determined stage IV in each patient and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/PL00011699


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