Survival of patients with metastatic breast carcinoma: Importance of prognostic markers of the primary tumor Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Breast Neoplasms

abstract

  • In addition to traditional risk factors, bcl-2 negativity was associated significantly with a worse clinical outcome. Biologic features of primary tumors were correlated independently with outcome after first recurrence in patients with metastatic breast carcinoma and may be used as indicators of prognosis in the metastatic setting.

publication date

  • February 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.11083

PubMed ID

  • 12548595

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 545

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 97

number

  • 3