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How is rectal cancer staged?

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Rectal cancer is staged much the same way as colon cancer, 0-4, but because the tumor is much lower down in the colon, the treatment options may vary.

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American Cancer Society.

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on October 25, 2017

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American Cancer Society.

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on October 25, 2017

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