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co·lo·rec·tal

(kō'lō-rek'tăl),
Relating to the colon and rectum, or to the entire large bowel.

colorectal

(kō′lə-rĕk′təl)
adj.
Relating to or involving both the colon and the rectum: colorectal cancer.

colorectal

[kō′lōrek′təl]
Etymology: Gk, kolon, colon + L, rectus, straight
pertaining to or affecting the colon and rectum.

colorectal

adjective Referring to the colon and rectum, considered together.

co·lo·rec·tal

(kō'lō-rek'tăl)
Relating to the colon and rectum, or to the entire large bowel.

colorectal

Pertaining to the COLON and the RECTUM.

colorectal

pertaining to or of the nature of the colon and the rectum.

colorectal polyp
benign or malignant; most commonly occurs at the anorectal junction in middle-aged dogs, causing diarrhea, dyschezia and rectal bleeding.

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Computed tomography (CT) colonography (virtual colonoscopy) is a promising new method for detecting colorectal polyps and cancers.
High-Fiber, Lowfat Diets Had No Effect on Growth of Precancerous Colorectal Polyps in People at High Risk of Colorectal Cancer
Keywords: colon cancer, colorectal cancer, colorectal polyp
Most colorectal polyps are removed easily during colonoscopy without the need for surgery.
CHICAGO -- Advances in high-resolution CT colonography now allow trained observers to reliably detect even small colorectal polyps with radiation doses much lower than previously necessary, said Dr.
In this seminal study, the investigators studied several hundred patients with colorectal polyps and cancers and reported that measuring levels of miR-21 in the blood can accurately identify up to 92 percent of patients with colorectal cancer.
27 Journal of the National Cancer Institute, a Boston-based team of researchers reports that among more than 5,000 women, those randomly assigned to get vitamin B6, vitamin B12 and folic acid were no less likely to develop potentially precancerous colorectal polyps than were women getting a placebo.
The others elements associated with colon rectal cancer are if a genetic predisposition exists, presence of colorectal polyps, and ulcerative colitis.
The risks arise because colorectal polyps and even cancers do not always result in visible symptoms.
ColonCAD API is an advanced computer-aided detection (CAD) algorithm that analyzes scan data and automatically highlights specific regions of interest that are indicative of potential colorectal polyps.
of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health in Madison, treat types of colorectal polyps, technical aspects of CTC, future directions in the field, and discordant and extra-colonic findings.
CT colonography in the detection of colorectal polyps and cancer: systematic review, meta-analysis, and proposed minimum data set for study level reporting.