volume 10, issue 1, P241-250 2021
DOI: 10.21037/tcr-20-2482
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Abstract: Background: Several epidemiological studies have reported the relationship between the combined pretreatment fibrinogen and neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio (F-NLR) and prognosis of digestive system cancers (DSCs). However, the results are controversial. We aimed to assess the prognostic value of F-NLR in patients with DSCs.Methods: A comprehensive search for relevant studies was conducted until June, 2020. Studies that evaluated the association of the F-NLR score with survival outcome in patients with any DSCs wer…

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