Adequate lymph node assessment for extrahepatic bile duct adenocarcinoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Bile Duct Neoplasms
  • Bile Ducts, Extrahepatic
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Lymph Nodes

abstract

  • Adequate lymph nodes assessment of EHBDCA, based on the current AJCC recommendations, results in understaging of these tumors. With respect to the optimal total lymph node count, HCCA, and DBDCA should be considered separately.

publication date

  • April 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/SLA.0b013e3181d3d2b2

PubMed ID

  • 20224368

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 675

end page

  • 81

volume

  • 251

number

  • 4