International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer/American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society classification predicts occult lymph node metastasis in clinically mediastinal node-negative lung adenocarcinoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Lymph Nodes

abstract

  • The presence of micropapillary pattern is an independent predictor of occult mediastinal lymph node metastasis. Our observations have potential therapeutic implications for management of early-stage lung adenocarcinoma.

publication date

  • January 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4678972

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/ejcts/ezv316

PubMed ID

  • 26377636

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e9

end page

  • e15

volume

  • 49

number

  • 1