Five hundred patients with merkel cell carcinoma evaluated at a single institution Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Carcinoma, Merkel Cell
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • OS is a poor measure of the influence of MCC on life expectancy. The presence of lymphovascular invasion and clinically, but not microscopically, positive lymph nodes were associated with increased DSD. These factors should be incorporated into MCC staging and treatment recommendations.

publication date

  • September 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/SLA.0b013e31822c5fc1

PubMed ID

  • 21865945

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 465

end page

  • 73; discussion 473-5

volume

  • 254

number

  • 3