Colorectal Neoplasms

Known as: Tumor, Colorectal, Large Intestine Neoplasm, Tumor of the Large Bowel 
A benign or malignant neoplasm that affects the colon or rectum. Representative examples of benign neoplasms include lipoma and leiomyoma… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Estimates of the worldwide incidence and mortality from 27 cancers in 2008 have been prepared for 182 countries as part of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Human cancer is caused by the accumulation of mutations in oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes. To catalog the genetic changes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The role of the adaptive immune response in controlling the growth and recurrence of human tumors has been controversial. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The elucidation of the human genome sequence has made it possible to identify genetic alterations in cancers in unprecedented… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC), also known as Lynch syndrome, is a common autosomal dominant syndrome… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The global burden of cancer continues to increase largely because of the aging and growth of the world population alongside an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) is a distinct autosomal dominant syndrome accounting for approximately 5%–6% of… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
that demonstrated tight linkage of the disease to markers on chromosome 5q21 (Bodmer et al., 1987; Leppert *The Johns Hopkins… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND/AIMS Several clinical, epidemiological, and animal studies indicate that nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND The current practice of removing adenomatous polyps of the colon and rectum is based on the belief that this will… (More)
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