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Japanese Society for Cancer of the Colon and Rectum (JSCCR) Guidelines 2014 for treatment of colorectal cancer
Colorectal cancer is a major cause of death in Japan, where it accounts for the largest number of deaths from malignant neoplasms among women and the third largest number among men. Many new methodsExpand
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Japanese Society for Cancer of the Colon and Rectum (JSCCR) guidelines 2010 for the treatment of colorectal cancer
Colorectal cancer is a major cause of death in Japan, where it accounts for the largest number of deaths from malignant neoplasms in women and the third largest number in men. Many new treatmentExpand
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Japanese Society for Cancer of the Colon and Rectum (JSCCR) guidelines 2016 for the treatment of colorectal cancer
Japanese mortality due to colorectal cancer is on the rise, surpassing 49,000 in 2015. Many new treatment methods have been developed during recent decades. The Japanese Society for Cancer of theExpand
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Effect of calcium and magnesium on neurotoxicity and blood platinum concentrations in patients receiving mFOLFOX6 therapy: a prospective randomized study
BackgroundWhether the administration of calcium (Ca) and magnesium (Mg) can reduce oxaliplatin-related neurotoxicity remains controversial. In addition, little is known about the effects of Ca/Mg onExpand
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Japanese Society for Cancer of the Colon and Rectum (JSCCR) guidelines 2019 for the treatment of colorectal cancer
The number of deaths from colorectal cancer in Japan continues to increase. Colorectal cancer deaths exceeded 50,000 in 2016. In the 2019 edition, revision of all aspects of treatments was performed,Expand
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Carotid plaque and intima-media thickness assessed by b-mode ultrasonography in subjects ranging from young adults to centenarians.
UNLABELLED BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE-To investigate relationships among plaque formation, increasing intima-media thickness, and age, we examined ultrasonographically carotid arteries of subjects whoExpand
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Stomach
ters and referred to university hospital for DBE. A location index of 0.6 was defined as a ratio of time in minutes from the first gastric image to the time of the first cecal image. Lesions wereExpand
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Serum Levels of Tissue Inhibitor of Metalloproteinases-1 (TIMP-1) in Colorectal Cancer Patients
PurposeExpression of tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases (TIMP)-1 in colorectal cancer tissue is known to be related to disease progression; however, the clinical significance of measuring theExpand
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Colorectal cancer susceptibility associated with the hMLH1 V384D variant.
Lynch syndrome is an autosomal dominant colorectal cancer susceptibility syndrome caused by a dysfunction of DNA mismatch repair genes, including MLH1, MSH2, MSH6 and PMS2. However, theExpand
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Carcinosarcoma of the Rectosigmoid Colon: Report of a Case
We report an unusual case of carcinosarcoma of the colon. An 80-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital with lower abdominal pain. Computed tomography showed a large pelvic mass, 18 cm in maximalExpand
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