Systemic inflammation score in locally advanced rectal cancer patients following total mesorectal excision

Source: OncoTargets and Therapy - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: OncoTargets and Therapy Source Type: research

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Condition:   Rectal Adenocarcinoma Intervention:   Radiation: chemo-radiotherapy Sponsors:   University of Manchester;   The Christie NHS Foundation Trust Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
In conclusion, the cytotoxicity assay using the 3D cell culture method can be used to predict tumor response, particularly ypN positivity, in patients with rectal cancer who are scheduled for preop-CRT. PMID: 31516597 [PubMed]
Source: Oncology Letters - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncol Lett Source Type: research
Source: Techniques in Coloproctology - Category: Surgery Source Type: research
ConclusionRectal cancer has unique criteria in the Egyptian population. A national population based registry is recommended to delineate the nature of the disease in Egypt.ResumoIntroduçãoO câncer colorretal é um problema de saúde global. A incidência de câncer retal, em particular, está aumentando; acredita-se que esta neoplasia apresente critérios epidemiológicos e prognósticos únicos.MétodosO presente estudo avaliou retrospectivamente os dados de 245 pacientes de um centro terciário no Egito. Critérios clínico-ep...
Source: Journal of Coloproctology - Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: research
ConclusionWe believe that these efforts will help to significantly improve the gastrointestinal cancer treatment and survival.
Source: International Journal of Clinical Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: research
Short-termism has hampered investment in equipment and staffing that could help the NHS keep people alive• Mark Dayan is a policy analyst at the Nuffield TrustCancer survival rates in the UK have long lagged behind those in other countries of comparable wealth and income levels. And an international study published this week shows that while the UK is making rapid progress, there ’s still abig gap in the survival rates cancer patients can expect in Britain compared with countries such asAustralia, Canada and Norway.The good news is that the outlook for patients suffering from major forms of cancer has got much b...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - Category: Science Authors: Tags: Cancer Society NHS UK news Health Medical research Science Doctors Source Type: news
CORRIGENDUM: Correction of 4th author's name: The Krüppel-like factor (KLF5) as a predictive biomarker in preoperative chemoradiation therapy for rectal cancer. Ann Surg Treat Res. 2019 Sep;97(3):157 Authors: Kim JY, Park SG, Kim KS, Choi Y, Kim NK Abstract [This corrects the article on p. 83 in vol. 97, PMID: 31388510.]. PMID: 31508397 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Annals of Surgical Treatment and Research - Category: Surgery Tags: Ann Surg Treat Res Source Type: research
Authors: Woo IT, Park JS, Choi GS, Park SY, Kim HJ, Lee HJ Abstract Purpose: Rectovaginal fistula (RVF) after low anterior resection for rectal cancer is a type of anastomotic leakage. The aim of this study was to find out the difference of leakage, according to RVF presence or absence and to identify the optimal strategy for RVF. Methods: All female patients who underwent low anterior resection with colorectal anastomosis or coloanal anastomosis (n = 950) were retrospectively analyzed. Patients' demographics and perioperative outcomes were analyzed between the RVF group and leakage without the RVF (nRVF) group...
Source: Annals of Surgical Treatment and Research - Category: Surgery Tags: Ann Surg Treat Res Source Type: research
This study aimed to determine the indication for lateral pelvic lymph node dissection in post neoadjuvant chemoradiation rectal cancer. DESIGN: This is a retrospective analysis of a prospectively collected institutional database. SETTINGS: This study was conducted at a tertiary care cancer center from January 2006 through December 2017. PATIENTS: Patients who had rectal cancer with suspected lateral pelvic lymph node metastasis, who underwent total mesorectal excision with lateral pelvic lymph node dissection, were included. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: The primary outcome measured was pathologic lateral pelvic lymph...
Source: Diseases of the Colon and Rectum - Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Original contributions: Colorectal Cancer Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: Based on this nationwide database study, and after multivariate and propensity score-matched analyses, there was no increased risk of positive circumferential resection margin after laparoscopic vs open rectal resection. See Video Abstract at http://links.lww.com/DCR/A996. MARGEN DE RESECCIÓN CIRCUNFERENCIAL DESPUÉS DE LA RESECCIÓN RECTAL LAPAROSCÓPICA Y ABIERTA: UN ESTUDIO DE COHORTE DE PUNTUACIÓN DE PROPENSIÓN A NIVEL NACIONAL ANTECEDENTES: Estudios recientes sugieren mejores resultados oncológicos después de la resección rectal abierta ver...
Source: Diseases of the Colon and Rectum - Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Original contributions: Colorectal Cancer Source Type: research
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