Squamous cell carcinoma of the rectum: a single institution experience

@article{Yeh2012SquamousCC,
  title={Squamous cell carcinoma of the rectum: a single institution experience},
  author={John Yeh and Joseph R Hastings and A Kaleswara Rao and Maher Aref Abbas},
  journal={Techniques in Coloproctology},
  year={2012},
  volume={16},
  pages={349-354}
}
Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the rectum is a rare disorder. There is currently no effective method as to how best treat patients with this condition. The purpose of this study was to review a single tertiary institution’s experience. A retrospective chart review was conducted of all patients who presented with documented SCC of the rectum over a 10-year period (2000–2010). During the study period, all patients were offered chemoradiation as an initial treatment modality [a fluorouracil (5… CONTINUE READING