Blood neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio is prognostic in gastrointestinal stromal tumor Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
  • Lymphocytes
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Neutrophils

abstract

  • NLR is a surrogate for high-risk tumor features. Elevated blood NLR appears to represent systemic inflammation in patients with high-risk GIST.

publication date

  • February 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3700425

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/s10434-012-2682-y

PubMed ID

  • 23054118

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 593

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 20

number

  • 2