Management of stage II/III rectal cancer.


Pelvic and distant recurrences in rectal cancer can be associated with substantial morbidity, and patients with stage II and III disease are at increased risk for both local and distant failure when compared to patients with earlier stage disease. Refinement of surgical techniques have helped to reduce the risk of recurrence, and adjuvant therapies such as… (More)
DOI: 10.3978/j.issn.2078-6891.2010.002


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@article{Wagner2010ManagementOS, title={Management of stage II/III rectal cancer.}, author={Timothy D Wagner and Marwan G. Fakih and Gary Yang}, journal={Journal of gastrointestinal oncology}, year={2010}, volume={1 2}, pages={112-9} }