Prognostic significance of lymphovascular invasion in sporadic colorectal cancer.

@article{Lim2010PrognosticSO,
  title={Prognostic significance of lymphovascular invasion in sporadic colorectal cancer.},
  author={Seok-Byung Lim and Chang Sik Yu and Se Jin Jang and Tae Won Kim and Jong Hoon Kim and Jin Cheon Kim},
  journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum},
  year={2010},
  volume={53 4},
  pages={377-84}
}
PURPOSE It remains unclear whether lymphovascular invasion marks a poor prognosis for patients with sporadic colorectal cancers. Here, we analyzed the association between lymphovascular invasion and the clinicopathological features and prognosis of sporadic colorectal cancer patients. METHODS The clinicopathological features and prognosis of 2417 patients with sporadic primary colorectal cancer who underwent an operation at the Asan Medical Center between January 1998 and December 2002 were… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 40 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…