Rectal NETs and Rectosigmoid Junction NETs May Need to Be Treated Differently Abstract #2767

Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) are heterogeneous, and the incidence of colorectal NETs is rapidly increasing.
Aim(s): We observed different survival in patients with rectal NETs and rectosigmoid junction NETs, which are unreasonable to be treated similarly.
Materials and methods: We included patients from SEER database. Patients with a rectal NET diagnosis between 2000 and 2016 who met our criteria were included. The 5-year survival was set as the end-point.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr. Wen Cai
Authors: Cai W, Ge W, Mao J, Hu H

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