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This review allowed us to identify known risk and prognostic factors to guide our own research.
Assessment of the new proliferation marker MIB-1 in breast carcinoma using image analysis: associations with other prognostic factors and survival.
Prognostic factors and outcome of core binding factor acute myeloid leukemia patients with t(8; 21) differ from those of patients with inv(16): a Cancer and Leukemia Group B study.
The most commonly used prognostic factors in breast cancer are the number of positive axillary lymph nodes, tumor size, lymphatic and vascular invasion, histological tumor type, and sex steroid receptors.
Comorbid illnesses have shown increasing importance as a prognostic factor for survival and treatment-related outcomes in oncology.
This implies that EBV could not be used as a prognostic factor in paediatric population, as it was described for older adult HL (9).
6] reported that CTCs are a prognostic factor in patients with breast cancer metastasis, and a reduction in the number of tumour cells detected in blood during therapy is associated with improved outcome.
2) As with female breast cancer, axillary lymph node status, tumor size, histologic grade and hormone receptor status have been shown to be significant prognostic factors in men with breast cancer, with lymph node involvement being the most important negative prognostic factor.
In the Cox regression analyses for evaluating demographic factors and the symptoms and signs as prognostic factors, while simultaneously controlling for each, only age, and especially the oldest age group tested ([greater than or equal to] 85 years), was a significant adverse prognostic factor (data not shown).
Currently, the single most important prognostic factor is the number of positive axillary lymph nodes.