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MRI in predicting curative resection of rectal cancer: Does post-neoadjuvant MRI have a role?

BMJ 2006; 333 doi: (Published 12 October 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:808
  1. Durgesh S Raje, research fellow (
  1. Whittington Hospital, London N19 5NF

    EDITOR—In the MERCURY study, magnetic resonance imaging incorrectly predicted tumour in the margin in 27 patients.1 Twenty one of these had neoadjuvant therapy in the form of chemoradiation.1 This is important, as recently many rectal …

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