Dis Colon Rectum 2021 May;64(5):583-591
1 Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus N, Denmark 2 Department of Surgery, Section of Coloproctology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus N, Denmark 3 Department of Surgery, Randers Regional Hospital, Randers, Denmark.
Background: Patients undergoing total colectomy for IBD may develop cancer in the rectal remnant, but the association is poorly understood.
Objectives: This study aimed to examine the risk and prognosis of rectal cancer after total colectomy for IBD.
Design: This is a nationwide population-based study. Read More