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Aspirin Use as Treatment in Colorectal Cancer: Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks

Author: Jeffrey A. Gordon, M.D.
Submitted: September 12, 2009. Updated: November 24, 2014.
Category: Gastroenterology | Oncology | Pharmacy

Aspirin use can decrease the risk of colorectal adenomas.  Full-dose, but not low-dose, aspirin may decrease the risk of developing colorectal cancer.  Whether or not aspirin use can favorably augment survival in patients diagnosed with colorectal cancer… Read more... (Comments: 7)

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Novel therapy combinations gain ground in treating hepatitis

Author: Dr. M. Mavru
Submitted: May 26, 2006. Updated: September 21, 2009.
Category: Gastroenterology | Hepatology | Pharmacy

According to recent estimates, hepatitis has become a worldwide health problem, affecting millions of people in the U.S. and abroad.

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