GI/Colorectal Cancer

Journal Updates
Smoking Heightens Risk of Colorectal Neoplasia in IBD Patients
eMediNexus, 15 January 2021
#Allergy and Immunology #Gastroenterology #Hematology #Oncology #Pharmacist

Active and passive cigarette smoke exposure was found to raise the risk of colorectal neoplasia in patients with inflammatory bo ...MORE

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CRC Risk in Young Adults Not as High as Previously Estimated
eMediNexus, 03 January 2021
#Gastroenterology #Hematology #Oncology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pharmacist

The risk for colorectal cancer (CRC) in young adults appears to be lower than what has been previously estimated, as previous st ...MORE

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Journal Updates
Cancer Rates Rising in Adolescents and Young Adults
eMediNexus, 07 December 2020
#Diabetes and Endocrinology #Hematology #Oncology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pharmacist

Rates of cancer were reported to rise by 30% from 1973 to 2015 in adolescents and young adults (AYAs) (aged 15-39 years) in the ...MORE

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Journal Updates
Delayed Cancer Screening Could Cause Increase in Deaths
eMediNexus, 13 October 2020
#Gastroenterology #Hematology #Oncology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pharmacist

Delays in colorectal cancer screening due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic could result in higher rates of advanced-stage cancer ...MORE

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Journal Updates
Higher Coffee Intake Linked with Better Colorectal Cancer Outcomes
eMediNexus, 18 September 2020
#Gastroenterology #Hematology #Oncology #Pathology and Lab Medicine #Pharmacist

According to a large cohort study, higher coffee consumption seems to be linked with a decreased risk of disease progression and ...MORE

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Journal Updates
Image-Guidance Tied to Improved Resection in Recurrent CRC
eMediNexus, 09 July 2020
#Gastroenterology #General Surgery #Hematology #Oncology #Pathology and Lab Medicine

In comparison with historical controls, use of image-guidance during surgery resulted in improved rates of complete resection in ...MORE

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