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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology
Manuscript ID 24070
Country/Territory Sri Lanka
2016-01-05 08:44
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2016-01-05 10:27
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2016-01-30 15:59
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2016-01-30 16:19
2016-02-11 20:20
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2016-03-07 15:28
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2016-03-16 16:07
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2016-03-16 16:07
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2016-06-01 11:12
ISSN 1948-5204 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article which was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Topic Highlights
Article Title Colorectal cancer in the young, many questions, few answers
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Kemal I Deen, Hiroshi Silva, Raeed Deen and Pramodh C Chandrasinghe
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Kemal I Deen, MD, MS, FRCS, FACRSI, FNat, Ac Sci, Consultant in Colon and Rectal Surgery, The Asiri Surgical Hospital, No.21 Kirimandala Mawatha, Colombo 11600, Sri Lanka. kemaldeen4@gmail.com
Key Words Colon cancer; Young age; Rectal cancer; Colorectal cancer; Young patients; Survival; Early onset
Core Tip This review of colorectal cancer in the young focuses on new data that reveal CRC to be more a left sided cancer than previously thought and the predicted rise by the year 2030. The article outlines the genetics of colorectal cancer (CRC) and discusses limitation in current knowledge in establishing a fingerprint for sporadic CRC. Aside from diet in its aetiology, luminal alkalinity and the colonic microbiome may be contributory and require further research. The review discusses the need for increased awareness of CRC in the young and the need for global consensus on screening young people at risk.
Publish Date 2016-06-01 11:12
Citation Deen KI, Silva H, Deen R, Chandrasinghe PC. Colorectal cancer in the young, many questions, few answers. World J Gastrointest Oncol 2016; 8(6): 481-488
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1948-5204/full/v8/i6/481.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4251/wjgo.v8.i6.481
Full Article (PDF) WJGO-8-481.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJGO-8-481.doc
Manuscript File 24070-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 24070-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 24070-Audio core tip.mp3
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 24070-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 24070-Copyright assignment.pdf
Peer-review Report 24070-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 24070-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 24070-Scientific editor work list.pdf