Prognostic significance of peritoneal washing cytology in patients with potentially resectable gastric cancer.

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BACKGROUND/AIMS The prognostic value of cytological examination of intraoperative washings in potentially resectable gastric cancer is controversial. METHODOLOGY Between February 1993 and August 2001, clinicopathological features and surgical outcome of 26 consecutive patients with gastric cancer with positive cytological findings of peritoneal washings… (More)

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@article{Nakagohri2008PrognosticSO, title={Prognostic significance of peritoneal washing cytology in patients with potentially resectable gastric cancer.}, author={Toshio Nakagohri and Yasuo Yoneyama and Taira Kinoshit{\'a} and Masaru Konishi and Kazuto Inoue and Shinichiro Takahashi}, journal={Hepato-gastroenterology}, year={2008}, volume={55 86-87}, pages={1913-5} }