SURGERY TODAY, vol.33, no.2, pp.95-100, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
gastric cancer, neural invasion, prognosis, DUCTAL ADENOCARCINOMA, NEURAL INVASION, RECTAL-CANCER, PANCREAS, PREDICTOR
Purpose. Few studies have investigated the prognostic significance of perineural invasion (PNI) in gastric cancer. Therefore, we examined the association between PNI and clinicopathological factors and the effect of PNI on overall survival in patients with gastric carcinoma.