Prognostic Factors for Recurrence After Pulmonary Resection of Colorectal Cancer Metastases Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Lung Neoplasms

abstract

  • Age younger than 65 years, female sex, DFI less than 1 year, and number of metastases greater than three predict recurrence. Medical management alone should be considered standard for patients who have both three or more pulmonary metastases and less than 1 year DFI.

publication date

  • June 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2009.03.034

PubMed ID

  • 19463577

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1684

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 87

number

  • 6