Perihepatic lymph node micrometastases impact outcome after partial hepatectomy for colorectal metastases Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Liver Neoplasms
  • Lymph Nodes

abstract

  • In patients with hepatic colorectal metastases, IHC analysis of perihepatic LN adds prognostic value regarding the timing and burden of recurrence after resection. Routine IHC assessment of perihepatic LN is reasonable since the information garnered would potentially influence postresection chemotherapy recommendations.

publication date

  • April 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/s10434-007-9802-0

PubMed ID

  • 18228106

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1130

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 15

number

  • 4