Merkel cell carcinoma: Histologic features and prognosis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Merkel Cell
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Lymphocytes, Tumor-Infiltrating
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • In addition to the known prognostic value of tumor stage, 3 histologic features were identified to have prognostic significance: tumor thickness (depth of tumor invasion), the presence of LVI, and tumor growth pattern.

publication date

  • November 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.23874

PubMed ID

  • 18798233

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2549

end page

  • 58

volume

  • 113

number

  • 9