Tumor spread through air spaces is an important pattern of invasion and impacts the frequency and location of recurrences after limited resection for small Stage I lung adenocarcinomas Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Pneumonectomy
  • Pulmonary Alveoli

abstract

  • The presence of STAS is a significant risk factor of recurrence in small lung adenocarcinomas treated with limited resection. These findings support our proposal that STAS should formally be recognized as a pattern of invasion in lung adenocarcinoma.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4500042

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/JTO.0000000000000486

PubMed ID

  • 25629637

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 806

end page

  • 14

volume

  • 10

number

  • 5