colon and rectal surgeon

Known as: colorectal surgeon, rectal colon surgeon, colorectal surgeons 
A surgeon with advanced training in treating diseases of the colon and rectum.
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2013
2013
PURPOSE In 2009, the Evaluation of Genomic Applications in Practice and Prevention recommended that all colorectal cancers (CRCs… (More)
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2011
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2011
PURPOSE Single-incision laparoscopic colectomy represents a potential advance in minimally invasive surgical approaches to… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Abdominoperineal excision (APE) for low rectal cancer is associated with higher rates of circumferential resection… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE An adequate lymph node harvest is necessary for accurate Dukes' stage discrimination in colorectal cancer. The aim of… (More)
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE Hyperplastic polyps are usually considered to be an innocent finding with little or no potential to progress to… (More)
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE There is a growing body of evidence supporting the lesser degrees of pain with stapled hemorrhoidopexy, also called the… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE Clinicians often make decisions for their patients, despite evidence that suggests that correspondence between patient… (More)
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2001
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2001
PURPOSE Our hypothesis was that in patients with perforated sigmoid colon diverticulitis and peritonitis (Hinchey Stage III and… (More)
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2000
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2000
PURPOSE Adhesions from previous surgery constitute a major problem in general surgery. Much is known of the consequences of… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND Artificial neural networks are computer programs that can be used to discover complex relations within data sets. They… (More)
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