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Rectum

Known as: LARGE INTESTINE, RECTUM, Retto, Hemorrhoidal 
The terminal portion of the gastrointestinal tract, extending from the rectosigmoid junction to the anal canal.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Each year, the American Cancer Society estimates the number of new cancer cases and deaths expected in the United States in the… Expand
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Each year, the American Cancer Society estimates the number of new cancer cases and deaths expected in the United States in the… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Each year, the American Cancer Society estimates the number of new cancer cases and deaths expected in the United States in the… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The influence of excess body weight on the risk of death from cancer has not been fully characterized. METHODS In a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Carcinoid tumors represent an unusual and complex disease spectrum with protean clinical manifestations. This compilation of… Expand
Review
2000
Review
2000
Introduction: The use of a 'rectum resector' similar to a cystoscope was reported in treatment of villous tumours of the rectum… Expand
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
The malignant potential of adenomas of the colon and rectum varies with size, histological type and grade of epithelial atypia… Expand
Review
1975
Review
1975
  • B. Tindall
  • The Ulster Medical Journal
  • 1975
  • Corpus ID: 571915
THERE is no doubt that this book fills an empty slot in the library of anaesthesia. It enters, however timidly, the realm of the… Expand
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
The malignant potential of adenomas of the colon and rectum varies with size, histological type and grade of epithelial atypia… Expand
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
The close relationship between bowel cancer and other non‐infective diseases of the bowel, such as benign tumor, divert ocular… Expand