Editors: Sankha Bhattacharya, Amit Page, Saurabh Maru, Shilpa Dawre

Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis and Therapeutic Updates

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Library License: US $156
ISBN: 978-981-5040-95-1 (Print)
ISBN: 978-981-5040-94-4 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2022
DOI: 10.2174/97898150409441220101
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Colorectal Cancer is a complex disease caused by the interaction of hereditary and environmental factors that can be classified based on their importance. Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis and Therapeutic Updates provides comprehensive information about the diagnosis and treatment of colorectal cancer. Chapters first cover the fundamentals of colorectal cancer diagnosis, progressing further towards explaining therapeutic modalities and recent advances in the understanding of the disease.

Key Features:

- 11 organized, reader-friendly chapters that provide a complete overview of colorectal cancer

- Covers the colorectal cancer diagnosis, screening and histopathology

- Covers multimodal treatment of colorectal cancer, including chemotherapy, radiotherapy and robotic surgery

- Covers the management and surveillance of colorectal cancer

- Explains the key biochemical mechanisms involved in colorectal cancer treatment

- Covers recent information about colorectal cancer theranostics and drug delivery

- Includes references for further reading in every chapter

The book serves as an introductory reference for medical students and residents on the subject of colorectal cancer. It also serves as a quick reference on the disease for the practicing general physician.

Audience: Medical students, residents, general physicians.


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Vineet Kumar Rai
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Sankha Bhattacharya, Amit Page, Saurabh Maru, Shilpa Dawre
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List of Contributors

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Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis

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Sankha Bhattacharya*, Amit Page, Kapil Gore, Amaiyya Agrawal
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Screening for Colorectal Carcinoma

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Sankha Bhattacharya*, Saurabh Maru*, Aseem Setia*
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Sankha Bhattacharya*, Shilpa Dawre*, Dyanesh Saindane*
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Chemotherapy and Colorectal Cancer

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Kapil Gore*, Dnyanesh Saindane*, Sankha Bhattacharya*
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Robotics for Rectal Cancer

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Dnyanesh Saindane, Ajay Madrewar, Sankha Bhattacharya*
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lncRNA NLIPMT Inhibitors in Colorectal Cancer Management

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Aseem Setia, Sankha Bhattacharya*, Amaiyya Agrawal
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Pathways in Colorectal Cancer

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Ajay Madrewar*, Kapil Gore, Sankha Bhattacharya
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Radiotherapy in Colorectal Cancer

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Amit Page, Dnyanesh Saindane, Sankha Bhattacharya*
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Surveillance for Colorectal Cancer

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Saurabh Maru, Kapil Gore, Sankha Bhattacharya*
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Recent Theranostics in Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

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Shilpa Dawre, Ajay Madrewar, Sankha Bhattacharya*
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Management of Colorectal Cancer

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Sankha Bhattacharya, Amit Page, Saurabh Maru, Shilpa Dawre
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Subject Index

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