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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.

Patient discussion about colorectal

Q. What is the best pathophysiology of colorectal cancer. The pathophysiology just has to be brief and concise. It also has to include nursing considerations for the patient.

A. i'm not sure i understand your question...do you mean what is the best treatment for colorectal cancer? patophysiology is the changes the tissue acquired. if you'll give me more details on what you are looking for i'll be more then happy to help you.

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With more than 50,000 people expected to die from colorectal cancer this year, we need to make sure that more Americans have access to these life-saving cancer screenings, Senator Capito said.
During the first 4 years after screening, it was observed that the incidence of all-site and distal colorectal cancers were higher in the intervention group compared to the control group because of detecting already located colorectal cancers during screening.
CDC is engaged in a number of activities aimed at colorectal cancer prevention and control, including conducting behavioral research, monitoring national surveillance data, and supporting educational and screening initiatives.
But the new tests must be shown to be effective in identifying, among millions of people, those who have colorectal cancer or are at high risk of developing it.
Meat, fish, and colorectal cancer risk: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition.
and his colleagues evaluated the records of breast cancer and colorectal cancer patients in their clinic's tumor registry since 1976.
The co-occurrence of breast cancer and colorectal cancer before age 50 was rare, they found.
There are three major inherited colorectal cancer syndromes.
Fore Pharma announced the results of its Colorectal Cancer patient population study in a new report 'Global Colorectal Cancer Epidemiology and Patient Flow Analysis - 2012'.
CDC directly supports National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month through its Colorectal Cancer Prevention and Control Initiative, which includes "Screen for Life: National Colorectal Cancer Action Campaign" (SFL), research related to colorectal cancer prevention and control, and activities aimed at increasing colorectal cancer screening.
In the other trial, a separate substance seems to reawaken a signal within colorectal cancer cells that directs them to commit suicide.
A colorectal polyp is a growth on the inner wall of the intestine or rectum.