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what is grade 1 rectal cancer?

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Dr. Amir Faridi
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
Grading: Grading depends on microscopic picture of cancer. Lower the grade like grade 1 better the prognosis. But grading is not the only thing determine prognosis.
Answered on May 27, 2014
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Dr. Uma Swamy
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15 years experience Radiation Oncology
Well Differentiated: Generally, a lower grade cancer (grade i) means the cancer will likely behave less aggressively.
Answered on Dec 8, 2012

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