Preoperative staging of rectal carcinoma using transrectal ultrasonography (Trus): experience with 30 Nigerians.

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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Colorectal cancer is the second most common malignancy; accounting for approximately 155,000 new diagnosed cases each year in the United States. It is about the commonest Gastrointestinal Malignancy in Nigeria. For cancers specifically located in the rectum, various therapeutic options are available including local excision, total… (More)

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@article{Rahman2007PreoperativeSO, title={Preoperative staging of rectal carcinoma using transrectal ultrasonography (Trus): experience with 30 Nigerians.}, author={Ganiyu Adebisi Rahman and Kolawole Thomas Braimoh}, journal={The Nigerian postgraduate medical journal}, year={2007}, volume={14 3}, pages={226-30} }