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(University of Eastern Finland) Understanding the differences in the behavior of different seal species can help in the choice of the most effective measures to mitigate the seal-fishery conflict and ...
What's the impact of age on rectal cancer outcomes, among those treated with chemoradiotherapy? Annals of Oncology
A meta-analysis on the use of FDG PET for restaging locally advanced rectal cancer is reviewed. Medscape Radiology
Randomized trial data support the use of laparoscopic surgery for colon cancer; however, such evidence was lacking for rectal cancer. Now, the COLOR II randomized trial gives minimally invasive resect...
Being able to dive is what matters most for seal pups, but how do they learn to do it? Grey seal pups that can play in pools may have better diving skills once they make the move to the sea, and this ...
Patients with resectable low rectal cancer could safely undergo chemoradiotherapy and then watchful waiting as an alternative to surgery. Medscape Medical News
Enemas are commonly used by men who have sex with men (MSM) and transwomen (TW) before sexual intercourse.Read more about Potential New HIV Prevention for MSM & TW: Rec
European lawmakers voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to strengthen an EU ban on seal products, narrowing exceptions made for Canada's indigenous Inuits.
Data comparing surgical outcomes and quality of life (QOL) following perineal repair of rectal prolapse are limited. The aim of our study was to compare the short-term outcome and QOL of two perineal ...
Surgical management of rectal prolapse remains a challenge with the bredth of choices available and varies on the international, national, regional and locoregional level depending on expertise, comfo...
Unsuccessful primary repair of fourth-degree obstetric trauma can lead to permanent communication between the rectum and the vagina, which, in association with full-thickness anal sphincter defects, i...
Rectal carcinoids are an uncommon entity comprising only 1%-2% of all rectal tumors. Rectal carcinoids are frequently diagnosed during colonoscopy, but management after polypectomy is still controvers...
The aims of this study were to simultaneously evaluate the expression of Y-box binding protein-1 (YB-1) in non-neoplastic rectal tissue and rectal cancer tissue, and to collect clinical follow-up data...