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Risk for cancer-associated thrombosis high with implanted ports

July 16, 2018
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Emergency colon cancer surgery conducted over weekend has poorer outcomes

July 13, 2018
Patients who underwent weekend emergency surgery for colon cancer appeared to have greater mortality and more severe complication rates than patients who underwent…

CAR T-cell therapy may be effective for colorectal cancer

July 13, 2018
Chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy may be an effective treatment strategy for colorectal cancer, according to study results. Adam Snook, PhD, assistant…
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Gastric cancer screening cost-effective in some U.S. populations

July 12, 2018
Endoscopic noncardia gastric cancer screening might be cost effective among high-risk ethnicities in the United States, such as Hispanics, blacks and East Asians…
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Improving Colorectal Cancer Prevention: Latest Advances to Improve Adenoma Detection Rates

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Aries Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common type of cancer worldwide and second deadliest form of cancer in the…
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ASGE launches heartburn awareness campaign to preempt esophageal cancer

June 26, 2018
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Checkpoint Inhibitors in Gastrointestinal Tumors: The Latest Evidence on Safety, Efficacy, and Biomarkers

This educational activity is supported by an independent medical educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

The genomes of cancers deficient in mismatch repair (MMR) contain extremely high numbers of somatic mutations. Analysis…
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