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    Rectal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI] - Changes to This Summary (05 / 12 / 2014)

    The PDQ cancer information summaries are reviewed regularly and updated as new information becomes available. This section describes the latest changes made to this summary as of the date above.

    Editorial changes were made to this summary.

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    Colorectal Cancer: Your Treatment Options

    If you have cancer in your colon or rectum, called colorectal cancer, there’s good news: More people are cured or live longer with this disease than ever before. That's partly because there are better treatments to choose from. Be sure to discuss all the options with your doctor so you find the one that’s the best fit for you.

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    This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have changed since it was written. For the most current information, contact the National Cancer Institute via the Internet web site at http:// cancer .gov or call 1-800-4-CANCER.

    WebMD Public Information from the National Cancer Institute

    Last Updated: May 28, 2015
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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