Prognostic value of metastatic axillary lymph node ratio for Chinese breast cancer patients.

TitlePrognostic value of metastatic axillary lymph node ratio for Chinese breast cancer patients.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsWu S-G, He Z-Y, Li Q, Sun J-Y, Li F-Y, Lin Q, Lin H-X, Guan X-X
JournalPloS one
Volume8
Issue4
Paginatione61410
Date Published2013
Abstract

The prevalence of breast cancer varies among countries and regions. This retrospective study investigated the prognostic value of the lymph node ratio (LNR) compared with the number of positive lymph nodes (pN) in Chinese breast cancer patients.

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0062610
Alternate JournalPLoS ONE