Viability of Endoscopic and Excisional Treatment of Early Rectal Carcinoids

With the advent of endoscopy, the incidence of rectal carcinoid tumors has not only risen, but the majority are localized at presentation. This has led to excisional and/or ablative therapy in lieu of radical resections. A single institute’s experience with rectal carcinoids was reviewed to determine the impact this approach has had on outcomes, and… CONTINUE READING