Analysis of extrahepatic bile duct carcinomas according to the new American Joint Committee on Cancer staging system focused on tumor classification problems in 222 patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bile Duct Neoplasms
  • Bile Ducts, Extrahepatic

abstract

  • Based on a proposed histologic definition, depth of invasion was practical for evaluating the prognosis of patients with middle and upper extrahepatic bile duct carcinomas. Therefore, the authors recommended changing the current pT1 and pT2 classifications to more precise pathologic terminology.

publication date

  • August 15, 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.21236

PubMed ID

  • 15959914

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 802

end page

  • 10

volume

  • 104

number

  • 4