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Asadzadeh Aghdaei H, Pezeshkian Z, Abdollahpour-Alitappeh M, Nazemalhosseini Mojarad E, Zali M R. The Role of Angiogenesis in Colorectal Polyps and Cancer, a Review. mljgoums. 2018; 12 (4) :1-6
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1- Basic and Molecular Epidemiology of Gastrointestinal Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2- Larestan University of Medical Sciences, Larestan, Iran
3- Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Research Center, Research Institute for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran , ehsanmojarad@gmail.com
4- Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Research Center, Research Institute for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Abstract:   (3952 Views)
          Colorectal cancer remains a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Most colorectal cancers begin as a growth of tissue called a polyp, some types of which can change into cancer over the course of several years. Angiogenesis, the formation of new blood vessels, is known to play a key role in the initiation, growth and progression of polyp and colorectal cancer. In this review, we discuss the mechanisms involved in colorectal cancer and polyp angiogenesis.
          Keywords: Colorectal Neoplasms, Polyps, Angiogenesis
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Received: 2018/06/3 | Accepted: 2018/06/3 | Published: 2018/06/3 | ePublished: 2018/06/3

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