Regrowth Predicts Metastasis in Rectal Cancer Watch and Wait

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TOPLINE: Tumor regrowth predicts distant metastases in patients with rectal cancer undergoing surveillance after complete clinical responses to neoadjuvant therapy. METHODOLOGY: “Watch and wait” is generally offered to patients with rectal cancer who have a complete clinical response to neoadjuvant therapy. Up to 30% of tumors regrow within 3 years, and about 5% of patients […]

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Publish date : 2024-02-07 11:37:10

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