Wide Excision In Right-Sided Colon Cancer Is Associated With Decreased Survival.

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Abstract

Nodal involvement is the most important prognostic factor in colon cancer. Although theoretically appealing, it is not known if wider mesenteric excision improves the oncological result. The aim of this retrospective study was to investigate whether wider mesenteric excision yields a superior oncological result.

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  • Surgery
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)241-245
JournalScandinavian Journal of Surgery
Volume102
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes

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The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015. The record was previously connected to the following departments: Surgery (013242200), Geriatric Medicine (013220004), Surgery Research Unit (013242220), Division of Geriatric Medicine (013040040)

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