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Monthly Issue Summary: OCTOBER 2018

Summary of the issue from Editor-in-Chief Susan Galandiuk, MD.

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Kyle G. Cologne, MD
Section Editor
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum

Featuring monthly podcasts, interviews with select lead authors, and commentary by an official reviewer. Listen to a particular issue in its entirety on your way to work.​

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Robotic complete mesocolic exicision and para-aortic lymph node dissection for cecal cancer and paraganglioma

Video Vignettes are peer-reviewed monthly features in DC&R that contain video as the major component.

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Section Editor,
Diseases of the Colon & Rectum

Earn Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit online.  



Uncomplicated Sigmoid Diverticulitis​ (Cohan) and Expert Commentary (Hall)

Click hyperlinks to see the Collection of Previous Resident's Corner and Expert Commentary​ ​Contributions.​​​​​

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 Sean J. Langenfeld, MD​ 
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 Diseases of the Colon and Rectum


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​This section features reports of travel scholarship recipients of the ASCRS International Committee. We have asked our scholarship recipients to list their greatest needs in the hope that our readers will help them by donating supplies. Good news! We have the supplies that Dr. Herman wished for, but we need your help in shipping them to Tanzania.  We are running out of time! Please donate to help us pay for shipping the donated supplies.
Read the articles about health care around the world.          
Health Care in Tanzania  ​​​Health Care in Guatemala​​

Figure 1 Herman Ayesiga.jpgAyesiga Herman, M.D.

Kilamanjaro Christian Medical Center, Moshi


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Hospital General San Juan de Dios 
Guatemala City, Guatemala

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