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Fig. 2 | BMC Cancer

Fig. 2

From: Comparison of minimally invasive Ivor Lewis esophagectomy and left transthoracic esophagectomy in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma patients: a propensity score-matched analysis

Fig. 2

Overall survival curves by MIILE and the Sweet approach for (a) the entire cohort (p = 0.503) and for patients with (b) TNM stage I (p = 0.029), (c) TNM stage II (p = 0.544), (d) TNM stage III (p = 0.468). Kaplan-Meier, Log-rank. MIILE = minimally invasive Ivor Lewis esophagectomy. TNM = tumor-node-metastasis

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