publication . Other literature type . Article . 2018

Colorectal cancer with venous tumor thrombosis.

Toshiaki Watanabe; Kazushige Kawai; Takeshi Nishikawa; Kensuke Otani; Kazuhito Sasaki; Hiroaki Nozawa; Koji Murono; Keisuke Hata; Soichiro Ishihara; Koji Yasuda; ...
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  • Published: 01 May 2018
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
Abstract
Summary: Colorectal cancer is seldom accompanied by venous tumor thrombosis, and little is known about the features of venous tumor thrombosis in colorectal cancer. However, some reports show that colorectal cancer patients can develop venous tumor thrombosis and warn clinicians not to overlook this complication. In this report, we perform a review of 43 previously reported cases and investigate the characteristics of colorectal cancer accompanied by venous tumor thrombosis. The histological type of more than half of the cases was moderately differentiated adenocarcinoma, which is known to be aggressive. Among 41 cases with available data on liver metastasis, ei...
Subjects
free text keywords: Surgery, RD1-811, colorectal cancer, liver metastasis, tumor thrombosis, Histological type, Surgical resection, Radiology, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Adenocarcinoma, medicine.disease, Oncology, Treatment strategy, Complication, Metastasis, Internal medicine, business.industry, business, Thrombosis
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