Outcomes of Young Patients With Rectal Cancer From a Tertiary Cancer Care Centre in India.

@article{Haresh2016OutcomesOY,
  title={Outcomes of Young Patients With Rectal Cancer From a Tertiary Cancer Care Centre in India.},
  author={Kunhi Parambath P Haresh and Rony Benson and Supriya Mallick and Subhash K Gupta and Dayanand Sharma and Rambha Pandey and Pramod Kumar Julka and Goura Kishor Rath},
  journal={Clinical colorectal cancer},
  year={2016},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={e23-8}
}
BACKGROUND Carcinoma of the rectum is the fourth most common cancer in the world. The peak age of diagnosis is around the seventh decade. Rectal cancer presenting in those < 35 years old are very peculiar in that they present with adverse histologic features and more advanced stage compared with rectal cancer presenting in older patients. MATERIALS AND… CONTINUE READING