Malignant tumor of colon

Known as: -- Colon Cancer, Colon cancer, Malignant neoplasm of colon, unspecified site 
A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm that affects the colon. Representative examples include carcinoma, lymphoma, and sarcoma.

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1936-2017
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2016
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2016
As a result of recent advances in endoscopic therapeutic technology, the number of endoscopic resections carried out in the… (More)
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2012
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2012
BACKGROUND Strong evidence shows that physical inactivity increases the risk of many adverse health conditions, including major… (More)
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2007
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2007
Colon cancer is one of the best-understood neoplasms from a genetic perspective, yet it remains the second most common cause of… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic-assisted surgery for colorectal cancer has been widely adopted without data from large-scale randomised… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND The standard adjuvant treatment of colon cancer is fluorouracil plus leucovorin (FL). Oxaliplatin improves the… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND Colon cancers with high-frequency microsatellite instability have clinical and pathological features that distinguish… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Although early reports on laparoscopy-assisted colectomy (LAC) in patients with colon cancer suggested that it reduces… (More)
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1998
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1998
Previously, we have shown that forced expression of prostaglandin endoperoxide synthase-2 [also called cyclooxygenase (COX) 2… (More)
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1995
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1995
We studied the correlation between expression of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF… (More)
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1975
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1975
The malignant potential of adenomas of the colon and rectum varies with size, histological type and grade of epithelial atypia… (More)
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