The study of anatomical distribution of colorectal cancer in a six years period in Taleghani Hospital of Kermanshah

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Homayoun Bashiri 1 , * , Ahmad Khoshay 2

1 Dept. of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran

2 Dept. of Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran

How to Cite: Bashiri H, Khoshay A. The study of anatomical distribution of colorectal cancer in a six years period in Taleghani Hospital of Kermanshah, J Kermanshah Univ Med Sci. 2013 ; 17(4):e77104.

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Journal of Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences: 17 (4); e77104
Published Online: July 29, 2013
Article Type: Brief Report
Received: December 10, 2012
Accepted: May 07, 2013

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Abstract

In a cross-sectional study aiming to investigate the anatomical distribution of colorectal cancer in a six years period, patients file were studied and 150 patients with colorectal cancer were selected based on age, gender, place of residency, place of anatomical tumor and biological symptom. The findings indicated that 91(59.9) of patients had adenocarcinum, 54 (35.5) pulyp and 7 (4.6) had other types. Of 91 patients with adenocarcinum, 61 (67.oo) were men and 30 (33.) were women. The mean age of patients was 52.7%. 71% Of patients had left sided tumor and the rest (29.) had right sided tumor.

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colorectal anatomical distribution cancer

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