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Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women worldwide. This book examines state-of-the-art research relating to the etiology, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of colorectal cancer. It emphasizes the importance of a multidisciplinary approach involving multiple specialties, including surgery, gastroenterology, radiology, biology, oncology, radiotherapy, nuclear medicine, and physiotherapy.

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Colorectal CancerEdited by Alberto Vannelli

Published: July 14th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87596

ISBN: 978-1-83881-103-7

Print ISBN: 978-1-83881-102-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-117-4

Copyright year: 2021

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1. Public Health: Prevention

By Azmawati Mohammed Nawi


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2. Colorectal Cancer in Vietnam

By Ngoan Tran Le and Hang Viet Dao


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3. Role of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Patients with Rectal Cancer

By Tsvetelina Teneva, Aleksandar Zlatarov and Rozen Grigorov


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4. Imaging and Diagnosis for Planning the Surgical Procedure

By Ferdinand Bauer


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5. Laparoscopic Right Colectomy. Intracorporeal Anastomosis Is Associated with Better Outcome

By Giulio Aniello Santoro, Simone Novello, Ugo Grossi, Martino Zucchella, Andrea Kazemi Nava and Giacomo Zanus


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6. Indocyanine Green Fluorescence in Colorectal Cancer

By Elvis Vargas and Cesar Ginesta


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7. Landscape of Current Targeted Therapies for Advanced Colorectal Cancer

By Ana João Pissarra, Catarina Abreu, André Mansinho, Ana Lúcia Costa, Sara Dâmaso, Soraia Lobo-Martins, Marta Martins and Luís Costa


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8. Adjuvant Therapies in Colon Cancer

By Thiru Prasanna and Desmond Yip


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9. Retinoids in Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

By Caroline O.B. Facey and Bruce M. Boman


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10. Palliative Care in Colorectal Cancer

By Ricardo Caponero


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