His Mantoux test turned out to be negative indicating his rectal disease
could be primary in the backdrop of his negative HIV status.
In this volume are collected texts dealing with renal and rectal disease
Contiguous lesions are seen in 70% of patients with disease of the colon and nearly 100% of patients with rectal disease
All patients received the same treatment with systemic adjuvant chemotherapy using fluorouracil with levamisole or leucovorin and irradiation of any rectal disease
The award recognizes excellence in communicating a better understanding of colon and rectal disease
, and will be presented May 3, 2009 at the organization's Annual Meeting in Hollywood, Fla.
Rutten, the results of this study, which pooled the data from four institutions and more than 600 patients, show the important role that IOERT plays in both local control and in survival for advanced rectal disease
TEM is a minimally invasive technique being used more frequently for treatment of rectal diseases
For this reason, patients should be evaluated by a physician or specialist in colon and rectal diseases
prior to relying on self-treatment.
Frank Caliendo, Center for Colon and Rectal Diseases
and North Shore-LIJ Health System