Debating Over Treatment of Colorectal Cancer – The New Evidence About Watch and Wait

Updated January 6th, 2021

Debating Over Treatment of Colorectal Cancer – The New Evidence About Watch and Wait

New research suggests that rectal cancer patients who respond well to chemotherapy may be able to choose close observation over surgery with similar outcomes.

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