Colorectal Cancer | Topics

Complete Mesocolic Excision is a Safe Option in Laparoscopic Right Hemicolectomy
April 07, 2021

Early safety data from the RELARC trial showed complete mesocolic excision doesn’t increase intraoperative and postoperative complications of laparoscopic right hemicolectomy compared with D2 dissection when done by an experienced surgeon.

Photoacoustic Microscopy With Ultrasound Technology Is Feasible for Sensing Residual Rectal Tumors Following Surgery
April 02, 2021

A new imaging technique that pairs acoustic resolution photoacoustic microscopy co-registered with ultrasound and an artificial intelligence neural network was proven feasible for use in detecting residual tumor tissue in patients with rectal cancer.

MRD and Decision-Making in Early Stage Colorectal Cancer
March 26, 2021

Experts focus in on optimizing the use of minimal residual disease as a tool to guide decision making in the adjuvant setting for patients at risk for recurrence with colorectal cancer.