Table 2

Colorectal cancer organ metastases in certain criteria

Patient Number (Percentage)


Organ Metastasis

Total metastasis

At initial diagnosis

Concurrent with other metastasis

As the first site of organ metastasis


Liver

75/252 (30)

21/75 (28)

42/75 (56)

48/75 (64)

Lung

63/252 (25)

4/63 (6.3)

49/63 (77.8)

23/63 (36.5)

Bone

14/252 (5.5)

1/14 (7.1)

14/14 (100)

0/14 (0)


Roth et al. BMC Cancer 2009 9:274   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-9-274

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