How common are colorectal tumors?

Updated: Jun 06, 2020
  • Author: Jaime Shalkow, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Cameron K Tebbi, MD  more...
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Colorectal cancer (CRC) remains one of the top 3 carcinomas for both new diagnosis and mortality in the United States. More than a million Americans are estimated to be living with colon cancer. [42]


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