The second English edition of the Japanese Classification of Gastric Carcinoma. A Western commentary


tion, the subclassification of T1 and T2 was introduced as proposed by the UICC TNM Supplement 1993 [4], i.e., T1a 5 T1M (mucosa, muscularis mucosae), T1b 5 T1SM (submucosa), T2a 5 T2MP (muscularis propria), and T2b 5 T2SS (subserosa). According to the new Japanese edition, in patients treated by mucosal resection, submucosal carcinomas should be further… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s101200050026

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