Assessment of risk factors affecting mortality in patients with colorectal cancer


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Emre A., AKBULUT A. S. , Sertkaya M., Bitiren M., Kale I. T. , Bulbuloglu E.

GASTROENTEROLOGY REVIEW-PRZEGLAD GASTROENTEROLOGICZNY, vol.13, no.2, pp.109-117, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5114/pg.2018.73348
  • Title of Journal : GASTROENTEROLOGY REVIEW-PRZEGLAD GASTROENTEROLOGICZNY
  • Page Numbers: pp.109-117
  • Keywords: colorectal cancer, mortality, risk factors, PREOPERATIVE RADIOTHERAPY, RECTAL-CANCER, ADENOCARCINOMA, SURVEILLANCE, SURGERY, COHORT, AGE

Abstract

Introduction: The most important risk factors for colorectal cancer are age, high ASA score, anemia, low albumin, tumor stage, histopathological properties, tumor's relationship with adjacent tissues, positivity of surgical borders and timing of the surgical procedure.