Analysis of 72 patients with colorectal high-grade neuroendocrine neoplasms from three Chinese hospitals
Zhi-Jie Wang, Man-Dula Bao, Jia-Nan Chen, Shi-Wen Mei, Hai-Yu Shen, Yun-Bin Ma, Fu-Qiang Zhao, Fang-Ze Wei, Qian Liu, Department of Colorectal Surgery, National Cancer Center/Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing 100021, China
Ke An, Department of General Surgery, China-Japan Friendship Hospital, Beijing 100029, China
Rui Li, Department of General Surgery, Beijing Hospital, Beijing 100730, China
Wei Shen, Department of Orthopedics, Lanzhou University Second Hospital, Lanzhou 730030, China
Jin-Hua Tao, Department of Colorectal Surgery, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences Zhejiang Cancer Hospital, Hangzhou 310022, China
Author contributions: Wang ZJ and Tao JH designed the research; An K, Li R, Shen W, Bao MDL, Ma YB, and Wei FZ collected the data; Chen JN, Mei SW, Shen HY, and Zhao FQ analyzed the data; Wang ZJ drafted the article; Liu Q revised the paper.
Supported by the Medicine and Health Technology Innovation Project of Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, No. 2017-12M-1-006.
Institutional review board statement: Our investigation received approval from the ethics committee of the National Cancer Center/Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College.
Informed consent statement: All patients signed an informed consent form before the study.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare that there is no conflict of interest in regard to this research.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
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Corresponding author: Qian Liu, MD, Chief Doctor, Professor, Surgeon, Teacher, Department of Colorectal Surgery, National Cancer Center/Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, No. 17, Panjiayuan Nanli, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100021, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: July 1, 2019
Peer-review started: July 1, 2019
First decision: August 2, 2019
Revised: August 12, 2019
Accepted: August 19, 2019
Article in press: August 19, 2019
Published online: September 14, 2019