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Cancers of the gastrointestinal tract 

Cancers of the gastrointestinal tract
Cancers of the gastrointestinal tract

J.A. Bridgewater

and S.P. Pereira



Oesophageal cancer—discussion of options after failure of first line palliative chemotherapy.

Biliary tract cancers—new section added.

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date: 16 October 2021

Cancers of the gastrointestinal tract are one of the most rewarding interfaces in translational medicine—particularly on colorectal cancer—leading to greater understanding of the genetic mechanisms leading to cancer and the development of novel targeted therapies.

Diagnosis of gastrointestinal tract cancers is usually made or suspected at endoscopy, confirmed by biopsy....

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