Substaging Nodal Status in Ampullary Carcinomas has Significant Prognostic Value: Proposed Revised Staging Based on an Analysis of 313 Well-Characterized Cases


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Balci S., Basturk O., Saka B., Bagci P., Postlewait L. M. , Tajiri T., et al.

ANNALS OF SURGICAL ONCOLOGY, cilt.22, ss.4392-4401, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 13
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1245/s10434-015-4499-y
  • Dergi Adı: ANNALS OF SURGICAL ONCOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.4392-4401

Özet

Current nodal staging (N-staging) of ampullary carcinoma in the TNM staging system distinguishes between node-negative (N0) and node-positive (N1) disease but does not consider the metastatic lymph node (LN) number.