[Basic molecular biology of colon and rectal carcinoma--when differential diagnosis?].

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Colorectal cancer (CRC) is one of the most common cancers in Western populations, striking both women and men at approximately equal rates. A genetic basis for the development of cancer has already been suggested by Karl Heinrich Bauer in 1928 but only since the advancement of molecular biology direct evidence has been obtained to support the notion that… (More)

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@article{Schackert1998BasicMB, title={[Basic molecular biology of colon and rectal carcinoma--when differential diagnosis?].}, author={H K Schackert and Christian Kruppa and Mary Hahn}, journal={Langenbecks Archiv fur Chirurgie. Supplement. Kongressband. Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Chirurgie. Kongress}, year={1998}, volume={115}, pages={318-22} }