Impact of Lymph Node Count versus Lymph Node Ratio on Survival Analysis in UICC Stage III Colorectal Cancer

Tarkan Jäger, Florian Primavesi, Adam Dinnewitzer, Clemens Nawara & Dietmar Öfner
Introduction: Lymph node status is an important prognostic factor in curative oncologic colorectal surgery. An inadequate number of lymph nodes may result in under-staging with consequences on therapeutic and prognostic effects. The aim of our study was to evaluate the impact of total lymph node count[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]