Platelet-to-lymphocyte and neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratios predict tumor size and survival in HCC patients: Retrospective study


SUNER KARAKÜLAH A., Carr B.

ANNALS OF MEDICINE AND SURGERY, vol.58, pp.167-171, 2020 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 58
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.amsu.2020.08.042
  • Journal Name: ANNALS OF MEDICINE AND SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.167-171
  • Keywords: PLR, NLR, HCC, Survival, HEPATOCELLULAR-CARCINOMA, INFLAMMATION, PROGNOSIS, CANCER, SYSTEM, IMPACT, RISK
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background: Inflammation is a recognized concomitant of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and its indices are prognostically useful.