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Rectal Cancer (cont.)

Where Can Someone Get More Information on Rectal Cancer?

American Cancer Society
(800) ACS-2345 (227-2345)

National Cancer Institute
NCI Public Inquiries Office
6116 Executive Boulevard, Room 3036A
Bethesda, MD 20892-8322
(800) 4-Cancer (422-6237)

People Living with Cancer
American Society of Clinical Oncology
1900 Duke Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
703-797-1914

U.S. National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Colon and Rectal Cancer

U.S. National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Clinical Trials

REFERENCE:

Cagir, B. "Rectal Cancer." Medscape.com. Mar. 11, 2016. <http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/281237-overview>.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/11/2017

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