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A Hawaiian monk seal conservation volunteer has captured rare video of one of the animals giving birth.
(HealthDay)—About 15 percent of octogenarians and nonagenarians with stage II/III rectal adenocarcinoma do not receive treatment, according to a study published online July 31 in Cancer.
Mitral valve repair surgery can help fix a leaky mitral valve. Watch this video to see how doctors can do the surgery.
Dr Parikh talks to ecancer at SLAGO 2017 about total neoadjuvant therapy for rectal cancer and the opportunity to reduce the number of days that a patient needs to receive radiation for rectal cancer ...
Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) might offer advantages over trans-anal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM) for large rectal adenomas, but noninferiority of recurrence rates with EMR could not be demonstr...
Rectal cancer patients who have a complete clinical response (ypT0) to neoadjuvant chemoradiation (NCR) may still have nodal disease, according to new research. Reuters Health Information
Prof D’Hoore talks to ecancer at ESMO GI 2017 about the implementation of a wait and see program for rectal cancer, and the possible pitfalls. He discusses the use of endoscopy, imaging and PET sca...
To investigate the midterm outcomes of thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair (TEVAR) with the use of the Seal stent graft for four categories of thoracic aortic disease.
Rectovaginal fistula after rectal cancer resection is an uncommon complication. Complex approaches and different surgical techniques have been proposed to treat it. The technique we present here uses ...
Rectal atresia (RA) and rectal stenosis (RS) are rare anomalies with varied treatment options. A thorough literature review was done on reported cases/series of RA and RS. Based on evidence from cases...
Oncological rules for resection of rectal cancer are well established. Total Mesorectal Excision (TME) is considered the gold standard treatment for rectal cancers. The main aim of surgery is to ensur...
The Manchester repair, developed in the UK by Donald, described in 1908, and later modified by Fothergill, is a well-studied and proven surgical treatment for uterovaginal prolapse when uterine preser...