[Progress report about the 1st Workshop on Local Excision of Rectal Cancer].

To determine the significance of local excision (LE) of rectal cancer and discuss oncologic results, a 1st Workshop on LE of rectal cancer was held at the Department of General und Abdominal Surgery, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Germany. The option of broadening the indication for local excision after neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy (nRCT) of rectal… (More)