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Nd: YAG Laser Therapy of Colorectal Tumors — Indications and Limits

  • R. Sander
  • H. Poesl
Conference paper

Abstract

The increase of incidence and mortality of colorectal cancer demands all efforts of medical care. The results of cytostatic therapy and radiotherapy are disappointing, further systemic modalities are not yet far enough developed for clinical application. Today the surgical intervention in time is the treatment of choice (1,2,3,4,5).

Keywords

Compliant Patient Inoperable Patient Complete Recanalisation Severe Underlying Disease Cytostatic Therapy 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Sander
    • 1
  • H. Poesl
    • 1
  1. 1.I. Med. AbteilungStädt. Krankenhaus München-HarlachingMünchen 90Germany

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