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Colon Cancer on the Rise in Under-50s - MedPage Today



Colon Cancer on the Rise in Under-50s 
MedPage Today
ORLANDO -- While the incidence of colorectal cancer has been decreasing among individuals older than 50, rates have been rising among those younger than 50, and particularly in white women, a researcher reported here -- suggesting that earlier ...

 


Nonoperative Management of Rectal Cancer: A Modern Perspective - Cancer Network



Nonoperative Management of Rectal Cancer: A Modern Perspective 
Cancer Network
Nonoperative management of rectal cancer is an emerging treatment approach that aims to enable carefully selected patients to avoid the morbidity of radical surgical resection, while benefiting from the same excellent rates of tumor control achieved ...

 


What You Can Do to Catch Colon Cancer Early ? Health Essentials ... - Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)



Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)
 
What You Can Do to Catch Colon Cancer Early ? Health Essentials ... 
Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)
Colon and rectal cancer are common ? together, they're the third most common cancer in the United States, and the second-leading cause of cancer death.
Oncologist shares insight on nose cancer ? BorneoPost Online ... The Borneo Post

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Colorectal Cancer Is on the Rise in Younger Patients | For Better ... - U.S. News & World Report



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Colorectal Cancer Is on the Rise in Younger Patients | For Better ... 
U.S. News & World Report
Colorectal cancer has been in the headlines lately, given that an American Cancer Society study found the disease has become more common in younger ...
Don't be embarrassed: A colon cancer screening could save your life Lexington Herald Leader

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WCOG at ACG 2017 highlights include early-onset colon cancer, smoking and GI disease, burnout - Healio



WCOG at ACG 2017 highlights include early-onset colon cancer, smoking and GI disease, burnout 
Healio
Karlitz said some of the most important topics covered at the meeting include early-onset colorectal cancer, ?which has been increasing in incidence and has been a major topic in the media over the past few years;? Clostridium difficile infection ...

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Serrated polyps plus conventional adenomas may mean higher risk ... - Science Daily



Serrated polyps plus conventional adenomas may mean higher risk ... 
Science Daily
Examining more than 5000 reports a research team finds that individuals with both conventional adenomas as well as a subset of lesions known as serrated ...

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Colorectal cancers strike more at earlier ages - Florida Today



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Colorectal cancers strike more at earlier ages 
Florida Today
Colorectal cancer for decades has been considered a disease of advancing age. Awareness usually begins at 50, when people with no known risk factors first get screened. Most diagnoses are among people in their 60s and 70s, according to the Centers for ...
Colorectal Cancer Drug Development Pipeline Review, 2017 Markets Insider
Colorectal Cancer Drug Therapeutics under Development & Key ... Medgadget (blog)

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Best colon cancer screening is 'the one that gets done' - Healio



Best colon cancer screening is 'the one that gets done' 
Healio
ORLANDO ? Despite the wide variety in guidelines for colorectal cancer, an expert at the Postgraduate Course prior to the World Congress of Gastroenterology at ACG 2017 said the best screening is 'the one that gets done.' ?There are a number of ...

 


Colorectal Cancer Therapy Gets a Tune-up: ESMO 2017 - Medscape



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Colorectal Cancer Therapy Gets a Tune-up: ESMO 2017 
Medscape
David Kerr, CBE, MD, DSc, FRCP, FMedSci: Hello. I'm David Kerr, professor of cancer medicine from the University of Oxford. I would like to welcome you to Medscape Oncology Insights, coming to you from the very heart of the 2017 European Society for ...

 


Researchers find novel mechanism of resistance to anti-cancer drugs - Medical Xpress



Researchers find novel mechanism of resistance to anti-cancer drugs 
Medical Xpress
The targeted anti-cancer therapies cetuximab and panitumumab are mainstays of treatment for advanced colorectal cancer, the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. However, many patients have tumors with genetic mutations ...

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