Surgical treatment and outcome for node-negative gastric cancer.

@article{Maehara1997SurgicalTA,
  title={Surgical treatment and outcome for node-negative gastric cancer.},
  author={Yoshihiro Maehara and Masaaki Tomoda and Shin-ichi Tomisaki and Masaki Ohmori and Hideo Baba and Kohei Akazawa and Keizo Sugimachi},
  journal={Surgery},
  year={1997},
  volume={121 6},
  pages={633-9}
}
BACKGROUND The clinicopathologic characteristics and prognosis for patients with node-negative gastric cancer have heretofore remained to be determined. METHODS We analyzed data on 730 of our patients with node-negative gastric cancer who underwent curative gastric resection in the Department of Surgery II, Kyushu University Hospital, between 1965 and 1990, with reference to prognostic factors. The presence of lymph node metastasis was determined by means of routine hematoxylin-eosin staining… CONTINUE READING

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