Number of lymph nodes examined and associated clinicopathologic factors in colorectal carcinoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

abstract

  • The number of lymph nodes obtained in resection specimens for colorectal cancer was significantly associated with the length of resected segments of bowel, patient age, and location of the tumor.

publication date

  • May 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 19415953

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 781

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 133

number

  • 5