Rectal Neoplasms

Known as: Rectum--Tumors, Tumor of the Rectum, Tumors, Rectal 
A benign or malignant neoplasm that affects the rectum. Representative examples of benign neoplasms include lipoma and leiomyoma. Representative… (More)
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
IMPORTANCE Laparoscopic procedures are generally thought to have better outcomes than open procedures. Because of anatomical… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
The oral region is an uncommon site for metastatic tumour cell colonization and is usually evidence of a wide spread disease. In… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
PURPOSE The aims of the TP53 Colorectal Cancer (CRC) International Collaborative Study were to evaluate the possible associations… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Colorectal cancer is a multi-step process characterized by a sequence of genetic alterations in cell growth regulatory genes… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE The issue of whether colon and rectal cancer should be considered as a single entity or two distinct entities is still… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
Approximately half of all colorectal cancers show p53 (TP53) gene mutations, with higher frequencies observed in distal colon and… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE Preoperative staging of rectal tumors is considered essential to tailor treatment for individual patients. The aim of the… (More)
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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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1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Surveillance by repeated colonoscopy is currently recommended for patients with colorectal adenomas. We… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Digital examination and computed tomography are the current modalities employed to assess the depth of invasion of rectal cancer… (More)
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