colorectal cancer

Missed Colorectal Cancers Usually Have Subtle Appearance

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  • January 28, 2015
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By Caroline Helwick June 10, 2011 (Chicago, Illinois) — Reasons for the occurrence of interval colorectal cancers (CRCs) have been unclear, but a study from the Netherlands establishes that most such lesions have a subtle macroscopic appearance, in that they are primarily small and flat, and are easy to miss on follow-up colonoscopy. The findings…

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Strawberries May Inhibit Pre-Cancerous Esophageal Lesion Growth

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  • May 7, 2013
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A small scale study conducted by researchers at Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center has shown that consumption of strawberries may inhibit the growth of precancerous esophageal lesions. Your health care provider will determine the possibilities of this study. The study followed 36 adults with an average age of 54 who had either mild or…