Rectal Cancer Treatment - Physician Data Query (PDQ®) (Patient Version)

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Rectal Cancer Treatment - Physician Data Query (PDQ®) (Patient Version)

Description

This summary provides patients with information on treatment options for rectal cancer.

This summary addresses the following topics:

  • General information about rectal cancer
  • Stages of rectal cancer
  • Recurrent rectal cancer
  • Treatment option overview
  • Treatment options by stage
    • Stage 0 (carcinoma in situ)
    • Stage I rectal cancer
    • Stage II rectal cancer
    • Stage III rectal cancer
    • Stage IV rectal cancer
  • Treatment options for recurrent rectal cancer

Developer:

National Cancer Institute

Funding Sources:

National Cancer Institute

History

Release Date: 2005
Review Date: 2007
Recent Summary: March 2008
Original Summary: January 2006
Last Updated: 04/11/08

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