Surveillance after Colorectal Tumor Excision

  • Gabriel A. Kune
Part of the Developments in Oncology book series (DION, volume 78)

Abstract

The role of regular surveillance of individuals who have had adenomas excised or have had potentially curative surgical resections of a colorectal cancer will be discussed in this chapter. It is known that these two groups are at an increased risk of developing metachronous tumors.

Keywords

Adenocarcinoma Adenoma Milo Kelly 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gabriel A. Kune
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.University of MelbourneAustralia
  2. 2.Melbourne Colorectal Cancer StudyAustralia

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