Rectal Carcinoma

Known as: Rectal Cancers, Cancers, Rectum, Cancer, Rectal 
A malignant epithelial neoplasm that arises from the rectum and invades through the muscularis mucosa into the submucosa. The vast majority are… (More)

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1935-2018
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To investigate the efficacy of preoperative short-term radiotherapy in patients with mobile rectal cancer undergoing… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Preoperative radiotherapy is recommended for selected patients with rectal cancer. We evaluated the addition of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE We assessed the impact of tumor regression grading (TRG) and its value in correlation to established prognostic factors… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic-assisted surgery for colorectal cancer has been widely adopted without data from large-scale randomised… (More)
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Highly Cited
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
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Postoperative chemoradiotherapy is the recommended standard therapy for patients with locally advanced rectal cancer… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Short-term preoperative radiotherapy and total mesorectal excision have each been shown to improve local control of… (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
1986
Highly Cited
1986
A 7 1/2-year consecutive series is presented from a district hospital with a policy of referring all rectal carcinomas to one… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Five cases are described where minute foci of adenocarcinoma have been demonstrated in the mesorectum several centimetres distal… (More)
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