Survival outcome of local excision versus radical resection of colon or rectal carcinoma: a Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) population-based study.

@article{Bhangu2013SurvivalOO,
  title={Survival outcome of local excision versus radical resection of colon or rectal carcinoma: a Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) population-based study.},
  author={Aneel Amir Bhangu and G. S. Brown and Ralph John Nicholls and John Wong and Ara Darzi and Paris P. Tekkis},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={258 4},
  pages={563-9; discussion 569-71}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare cancer-specific results of local excision with major resection. BACKGROUND Technological advances have enabled endoscopic and local excision techniques to be applied in the treatment of early colorectal cancer in preference to radical surgery. METHOD Patients with stage 0 (carcinoma in situ) or stage I (T1/2N0M0) adenocarcinoma of the colon or rectum undergoing surgery between 1998 and 2009 were included from the SEER (Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results… CONTINUE READING
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