Il carcinoma colo-rettale nel giovane. Fattori prognostici

Miccini, Michelangelo and Mazzoni, Gianluca L. and Cassini, Diletta and Bettelli, Elia and Colace, Lidia and De Angelis, Monica E. and Brozzetti, Stefania and Tocchi, Adriano (2005) Il carcinoma colo-rettale nel giovane. Fattori prognostici. Il giornale di chirurgia, 26 (10). pp. 365-370. ISSN 1971-145x

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Colorectal carcinoma is the third most frequently diagnosed malignant neoplasm. Usually patients affected by this neoplasia belong to VI decade of life. However approximately 2-8% of tumors arise in patients with age under 40 years. Aim of the study was to analyse the results of surgical treatment of colorectal cancer in patiets aged under forty. From January 1987 to December 2002, 46 patients under forty years with colorectal cancer underwent surgical procedure. No perioperative mortality was registered, and complicantions were evidenced in nine patients (20%). Actuarial five years survival was 33%, and overall mean survival was 53 months. Univariate and multivariate analyses identified as prognostic factors the tumor grade, Dukes' stage, nodal status, and length of symptoms

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cancro del colon retto, Pazienti giovani, Prognosi; Colorectal cancer, Young patients, Prognosis
Subjects: 600 Tecnologia - Scienze applicate > 610 Medicina e salute (Classificare qui la tecnologia dei servizi medici) > 617 Rami vari della medicina; Chirurgia
Depositing User: Chiara D'Arpa
Date Deposited: 27 Nov 2013 17:42
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2013 17:42

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