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Colorectal Neoplasms

"Colorectal Neoplasms" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
Tumors or cancer of the COLON or the RECTUM or both. Risk factors for colorectal cancer include chronic ULCERATIVE COLITIS; FAMILIAL POLYPOSIS COLI; exposure to ASBESTOS; and irradiation of the CERVIX UTERI.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Colorectal Neoplasms" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Colorectal Neoplasms" was a major or minor topic of these publication.