Prognostic factors in pancreatic carcinoma

C. C. Compton, S. J. Mulvihill

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Abstract

Pancreatic cancer is a relatively common malignancy. Its gravity is underscored by the low overall cure rates. A number of clinical, pathologic, and molecular factors have been identified that predict survival of patients with this neoplasm. These factors are reviewed and analyzed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)533-554
Number of pages22
JournalSurgical Oncology Clinics of North America
Volume6
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1997
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Surgery

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Compton, C. C., & Mulvihill, S. J. (1997). Prognostic factors in pancreatic carcinoma. Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America, 6(3), 533-554.