The relationship of high neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio to disease-free survival in colorectal cancer

Date 29 June 2016
Event ESMO World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer 2016
Session ESMO World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer 2016 - Abstracts book
Presenter A. Mouchli Mohamad
Citation Annals of Oncology (2016) 27 (2): 102-117. 10.1093/annonc/mdw200
Authors A. Mouchli Mohamad, S. Rashtak, X. Ruan, H. Liu, J. Washechek Aletto, A. Johnson Ruth, R. Druliner Brooke, D. Felmlee Devine, L. Boardman
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA, /

Abstract

The neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio (NLR) is an indicator of systemic inflammatory response and has the potential for use as blood-based biomarker to predict outcomes in patients (pts) with colorectal cancer (CRC).