Clinical and genetic determinants of ovarian metastases from colorectal cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Genetic Predisposition to Disease
  • Ovarian Neoplasms

abstract

  • Loss-of-function alterations in SMAD4 are frequent and predictive of worse survival in patients with OM-CRC. Similar to oligometastatic CRC to the lung or liver, surgical resection of OM-CRC is associated with a better outcome only if all macroscopic metastatic disease is resected. Cancer 2017;123:1134-1143. © 2016 American Cancer Society.

publication date

  • April 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5360467

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.30424

PubMed ID

  • 27875625

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1134

end page

  • 1143

volume

  • 123

number

  • 7