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Clinical Genomics, MSKCC to Study Rectal Cancer Liquid Biopsy Monitoring - GenomeWeb



Clinical Genomics, MSKCC to Study Rectal Cancer Liquid Biopsy Monitoring 
GenomeWeb
"Currently, we have no reliable method to indicate whether standard neoadjuvant therapies have shrunk or eradicated a rectal cancer tumor and therefore allow us to delay or avoid invasive surgery. ctDNA assays hold the promise of providing this ...
Clinical Genomics Working with Leading Cancer Center to Evaluate Colvera? in Patients with Colorectal Cancer GlobeNewswire (press release)

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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 ...

 


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



U.S. News & World Report
 
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 ...

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Initiative Promotes Multidisciplinary Approach To Improve Rectal Cancer Outcomes - Clinical Oncology News



Initiative Promotes Multidisciplinary Approach To Improve Rectal Cancer Outcomes 
Clinical Oncology News
Hospitals across the United States can now apply to participate in the new National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer (NAPRC) that uses a multidisciplinary team approach to achieve better outcomes for patients, according to the societies that ...

 


Colorectal Cancer Drug Development Pipeline Review, 2017 - PR Newswire (press release)



Florida Today
 
Colorectal Cancer Drug Development Pipeline Review, 2017 
PR Newswire (press release)
Anal cancer starts in the anus. Symptoms include rectal bleeding, rectal itching, a lump or mass at the anal opening, pain or a feeling of fullness in the anal area, ...
Colorectal cancers strike more at earlier ages Florida Today
Colorectal Cancer Drug Therapeutics under Development & Key ... Medgadget (blog)

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Vince Lombardi's personal fight against cancer was futile - Packers.com



Packers.com
 
Vince Lombardi's personal fight against cancer was futile 
Packers.com
The legendary coach was admitted to Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C., on June 24, 1970. Within roughly 24 hours, a biopsy from a proctoscopy was performed and the diagnosis revealed an anaplastic carcinoma in the rectal area of his ...

 


Can a New Use of Low-Dose Aspirin Reduce Colorectal Cancer Risk? - Medical News Bulletin



Medical News Bulletin
 
Can a New Use of Low-Dose Aspirin Reduce Colorectal Cancer Risk? 
Medical News Bulletin
Colorectal rectal is a very common cancer and the second most diagnosed cancer in Canada with roughly 27,000 new cases diagnosed annually.1 Follow-up studies in patients on low-dose aspirin have demonstrated the long-term protective effects of the ...

 


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.

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Colorectal Cancer Drug Development Pipeline Review, 2017 - PR Newswire (press release)



Colorectal Cancer Drug Development Pipeline Review, 2017 
PR Newswire (press release)
Anal cancer starts in the anus. Symptoms include rectal bleeding, rectal itching, a lump or mass at the anal opening, pain or a feeling of fullness in the anal area, narrowing of stool, pain or a feeling of fullness in the anal area. Predisposing ...

 


Andy Loder looking forward to joining other survivors at Corner Brook Relay for Life - The Western Star



The Western Star
 
Andy Loder looking forward to joining other survivors at Corner Brook Relay for Life 
The Western Star
The 62-year-old resident of the Summerside was diagnosed with rectal cancer in 2015. He had his first surgery in February of 2016 and then went through chemotherapy and radiation in both St. John's and Corner Brook later that year. ?Two years later, I ...

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