Ethnicity Influences Lymph Node Resection in Colon Cancer

Molly M. Cone, Kelsea M. Shoop, Jennifer D. Rea, Kim Lu, Daniel Herzig

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Abstract

The purpose of this study is to determine the association between ethnicity and lymph node retrieval after colon cancer resection. Using the Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results (SEER)-Medicare database, patients who underwent colon cancer resection from 2000-2003 were evaluated. Subjects were classified as having

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1752-1757
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
Volume14
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - 2010

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Keywords

  • Colon cancer
  • Ethnicity
  • Lymph node

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Gastroenterology

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Ethnicity Influences Lymph Node Resection in Colon Cancer. / Cone, Molly M.; Shoop, Kelsea M.; Rea, Jennifer D.; Lu, Kim; Herzig, Daniel.

In: Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vol. 14, No. 11, 2010, p. 1752-1757.

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Cone, Molly M. ; Shoop, Kelsea M. ; Rea, Jennifer D. ; Lu, Kim ; Herzig, Daniel. / Ethnicity Influences Lymph Node Resection in Colon Cancer. In: Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2010 ; Vol. 14, No. 11. pp. 1752-1757.
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