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Reduced Mortality Linked to Use of Statins in Patients With Colorectal Cancer

Reduced Mortality Linked to Use of Statins in Patients With Colorectal Cancer

Use of statins in patients with colorectal cancer associated with reduced colorectal cancer-specific mortality.

TAS-102 Extends Overall Survival in Refractory Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

TAS-102 Extends Overall Survival in Refractory Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

Results of the RECOURSE trial may make the combination agent a new standard of care in advanced disease.

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Can Stool DNA Testing Improve CRC Screening?

Can Stool DNA Testing Improve CRC Screening?

A new study suggests that a noninvasive DNA stool test may enhance the efficacy of screening for colorectal cancer.

Gastrointestinal Cancers Resources

More Gastrointestinal Cancers Information

Tests to Detect Colorectal Cancer and Polyps

Review the different types of test used to detect colon cancer and polyps.

Esophageal Cancer

This patient information fact sheet explains the causes, symptoms, and treatments associated with esophageal cancer.

Stomach Cancer Fact Sheet

This patient information fact sheet provides information on the definition and causes of stomach cancer, along with available treatments.

Elevated Troponins in a Patient with Colorectal Cancer

Elevated Troponins in a Patient with Colorectal Cancer

Author: C. Andrew Kistler, MD, PharmD, RPh



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JW, a 64-year-old woman, complains of chest pain that is not entirely associated ...

Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer is the 3rd most common cancer, and the 2nd most common cause of death in the United States. ...

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