Published in Gastroenterology Week, October 30th, 2006
"We conducted a clinical risk factors analysis to define a prognostic model for HG-PGL. The median event-free survival and overall survival of 214 HG-PGL patients were 54 and 104.5 months, respectively, after a median follow-up duration of 60 months," investigators in South Korea reported.
"According to the prognostic factor analysis, survival, advanced age, male gender, higher LDH levels and the presence of ascites were identified as independent prognostic factors for HG-PGL. We identified...
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