Colorectal cancer in the elderly: characteristics and short term results.

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OBJECTIVE to analyse the characteristics of colorectal cancer in elderly patients and to assess the outcomes of treatment. MATERIAL AND METHODS the study included 1,924 patients diagnosed with colorectal cancer during a 22 year period (1985-2007). We analysed patient clinical and demographic characteristics as well as their treatment and its outcome… (More)

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