Adenocarcinoma of rectum

Known as: carcinoma rectal, Adenocarcinoma of the Rectum, adenocarcinoma rectal 
An adenocarcinoma arising from the rectum. It is more frequently seen in populations with a Western type diet and in patients with a history of… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE Although chemoradiotherapy plus resection is considered standard treatment for operable rectal carcinoma, the optimal… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE In 1992, preoperative radiotherapy was considered in France as the standard treatment for T3-4 rectal cancers. The… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE Our aims were to (1) determine the long-term oncologic outcome for patients with rectal cancer treated with… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The effects of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) blockade on the vascular biology of human tumors are not known. Here we… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To examine the role of total mesorectal excision in the management of rectal cancer. DESIGN A prospective consecutive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The standard therapy for rectal carcinoma is surgical, however, preoperative radiochemotherapy will play an increasing role… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE In this study, the impact of preoperative chemotherapy and radiation on the histopathology of a subgroup of patients… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
From 1980 to 1985, 471 patients with resectable rectal and rectosigmoid cancer were randomly allocated to receive either… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
Local recurrence of rectal adenocarcinoma is mainly due to failure to remove all the tumour. A method is described for the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
In 52 patients with rectal adenocarcinoma whole-mount sections of the entire operative specimen were examined by transverse… (More)
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