Reprint of: The Natural History of Rectal Cancer 1908-2008: The Evolving Treatment of Rectal Cancer into the Twenty-First Century
Publication date: Available online 10 November 2018
Source: Seminars in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Author(s): Warren E. Enker
While major changes in technology have brought significant advances in treating rectal cancer, the fundamental advances in this disease, over the past 100 years, has been based on an understanding of its natural history.