Bengt Glimelius, MD, PhD | Authors

Which Rectal Cancers Are Locally Advanced?

August 20, 2012

In populations in whom there has been a focus on the important components of rectal cancer management, 5-year survival is better in rectal cancer than in colon cancer, which was not the case in the past. Total mesorectal excision (TME) is one of many important components of current management.