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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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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE A treatment planning study was performed to compare volumetric-modulated arc radiotherapy against conventional fixed… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Despite the rarity of carcinoma of the anal canal, remarkable progress has been achieved during the past 30 years in… Expand
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Highly Cited
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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
PURPOSE: The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between anal pressure and anodermal blood flow. METHODS: We… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The authors believed that it might be possible to explain the local frequency of the anal fissure at the posterior commissure by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Among 188 patients presenting with carcinoma of the anal canal the predominant cell types were squamous cell (56%) and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Twenty-eight patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the anal canal were treated by preoperative radiation therapy and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Nineteen patients with squamous-cell cancer of the anal canal have been treated with combined chemotherapy and radiation therapy… Expand
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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… Expand
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