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Colorectal carcinoma in young adults: an autopsy study.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3573774     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Autopsy records of ten patients aged 40 or younger with colorectal carcinoma were reviewed. The local and metastatic spread of the cancer was similar to that seen in colorectal cancers occurring in older people. Colorectal cancer in young people is biologically not more aggressive or virulent than that in older patients.
D P Sarma
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of surgical oncology     Volume:  35     ISSN:  0022-4790     ISO Abbreviation:  J Surg Oncol     Publication Date:  1987 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-06-23     Completed Date:  1987-06-23     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0222643     Medline TA:  J Surg Oncol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  52-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Carcinoma / epidemiology,  pathology*
Colonic Neoplasms / epidemiology,  pathology*
Medical Records
Rectal Neoplasms / epidemiology,  pathology*

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