Sarcopenia in Advanced Serous Ovarian Cancer.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE Cancer cachexia is a paraneoplastic syndrome comprising involuntary weight loss and muscle depletion (sarcopenia). Although weight loss has been associated with poor clinical outcome, there is only limited information on the prevalence and prognostic impact of sarcopenia in ovarian cancer so far. METHODS Total skeletal muscle mass was determined… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/IGC.0000000000000867

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