Prospective analysis of colorectal carcinoma - Determination of an age-site and stage relationship and the correlation of DNA index with clinicopathologic parameters Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Mycobacterium Infections, Nontuberculous
  • Skin Diseases, Bacterial
  • Soft Tissue Infections

abstract

  • This prospective study suggests that colorectal cancer tends to present at an earlier stage and in the more proximal colon in the older population. Because right-sided lesions are beyond the reach of sigmoidoscopy, these findings have prognostic and screening implications.

publication date

  • December 1994

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/BF02257798

PubMed ID

  • 7995160

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1286

end page

  • 90

volume

  • 37

number

  • 12