Anal canal

Known as: Anal canal (viewed anatomically), Anatomical anal canal, canal anal 
The terminal section of the alimentary canal, which extends from the anorectal junction and ends at the anal opening.

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1935-2018
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
CONTEXT Chemoradiation as definitive therapy is the preferred primary therapy for patients with anal canal carcinoma; however… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE To report a multicenter experience treating anal canal cancer patients with concurrent chemotherapy and intensity… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
High-risk types of human papillomaviruses (hrHPVs) may be a necessary cause in cervical cancer and in some subtype of anal… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND It has been suggested that anal fissure is an ischaemic ulcer caused by a combination of poor blood supply to the… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
One of the groups at highest risk of anal cancer is homosexual and bisexual men. Like cervical cancer, anal cancer is associated… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE Definitive chemoradiation (CR) has replaced radical surgery as the preferred treatment of epidermoid carcinoma of the… (More)
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1986
1986
The purpose of the present investigation was to examine the role of the internal and external anal sphincters in the maintenance… (More)
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1981
1981
Nineteen patients with squamous-cell cancer of the anal canal have been treated with combined chemotherapy and radiation therapy… (More)
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1981
1981
The authors measured the length of the surgical anal canal (anorectal ring to anal verge) in 108 men and 103 women; the age… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
An operation has been developed that permits total removal of all disease-prone mucosa in ulcerative colitis but avoids the need… (More)
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