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Correction to: Long-term results of intersphincteric resection for low rectal cancer in Japan

  • Kazutaka YamadaEmail author
  • Yasumitsu Saiki
  • Shota Takano
  • Kazutsugu Iwamoto
  • Masafumi Tanaka
  • Mitsuko Fukunaga
  • Tadaaki Noguchi
  • Yasushi Nakamura
  • Saburo Hisano
  • Kensaku Fukami
  • Daisaku Kuwahara
  • Yoriyuki Tsuji
  • Masahiro Takano
  • Koichiro Usuku
  • Tokunori Ikeda
  • Kenichi Sugihara
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Correction to: Surgery Today  https://doi.org/10.1007/s00595-018-1754-4

In the original publication Fig. 2 and Table 4 were incorrectly published. The corrected Fig. 2 and Table 4 are given in this Correction.

The original article has been corrected.

Fig. 2

Overall survival rates and relapse-free survival rates according to TNM stage for 2125 patients who underwent ISR

Table 4

Propensity score matching prognosis analysis of patients who underwent intersphincteric resection vs. those who underwent abdominoperineal resection

 

Before propensity score matching

After propensity score matching

ISR

APR

Log rank

ISR

APR

Log rank

n

%

n

%

P value

n

%

n

%

P value

Survival rate

2125

85.4

1462

74.8

< 0.001

1174

82.0

1174

75.7

< 0.001

Relapse-free survival rate

2125

70.5

1414

60.6

< 0.001

1174

63.3

1137

61.5

0.237

Recurrence rate

2125

26.3

1414

29.1

0.074

1174

33.3

1137

28.4

0.017

Local recurrence rate

2125

11.5

1462

7.5

< 0.001

1174

15.0

1174

7.9

< 0.001

Liver recurrence rate

2125

5.2

1445

8.7

< 0.001

1174

6.5

1161

8.2

0.148

Lung recurrence rate

2125

10.3

1455

8.6

0.116

1174

13.0

1168

8.3

0.001

Hematogenous recurrence rate

2125

14.4

1438

16.1

0.152

1174

18.1

1155

15.4

0.097

Other recurrence rate

2125

5.0

1456

7.5

0.013

1174

6.3

1170

7.3

0.324

ISR intersphincteric resection, APR abdominoperineal resection

Notes

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kazutaka Yamada
    • 1
    Email author
  • Yasumitsu Saiki
    • 1
  • Shota Takano
    • 1
  • Kazutsugu Iwamoto
    • 1
  • Masafumi Tanaka
    • 1
  • Mitsuko Fukunaga
    • 1
  • Tadaaki Noguchi
    • 1
  • Yasushi Nakamura
    • 1
  • Saburo Hisano
    • 1
  • Kensaku Fukami
    • 1
  • Daisaku Kuwahara
    • 1
  • Yoriyuki Tsuji
    • 1
  • Masahiro Takano
    • 1
  • Koichiro Usuku
    • 2
  • Tokunori Ikeda
    • 2
  • Kenichi Sugihara
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryColoproctology Center Takano HospitalKumamotoJapan
  2. 2.Department of Medical Information Sciences and Administration PlanningKumamoto University HospitalKumamotoJapan
  3. 3.The Japanese Society for Cancer of the Colon and RectumTokyoJapan

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