Systematic approach to the analysis of cross-sectional imaging for surveillance of recurrent colorectal cancer.

@article{Faria2005SystematicAT,
  title={Systematic approach to the analysis of cross-sectional imaging for surveillance of recurrent colorectal cancer.},
  author={Silvana de Castro Faria and Eric Peter Tamm and Vithya Varavithya and Sith Phongkitkarun and Harmeet Kaur and Janio Szklaruk and Ronelle Dubrow and Chusilp Charnsangavej},
  journal={European journal of radiology},
  year={2005},
  volume={53 3},
  pages={387-96}
}
Recurrent disease in colorectal cancer occurs in approximately 50% of patients who undergo a "curative" operation. Tumor recurrence may occur locally (at the anastomotic site), in the mesentery or mesocolon adjacent to the post-operative site, in the nodal echelon downstream to the post-operative site, and as distant metastases to the peritoneal cavity… CONTINUE READING