Rectal cancer is a malignant disease of the rectum, together with colon carcinoma belongs to the most common cancer.
In the statistics of incidence and mortality Slovakia represents the world leading country. Management and therapy
of colorectal cancer is a complex topic, which belongs to the competencies of multidisciplinary oncologic teams.
Evaluation processes directly affect the results of treatment, quality of life, survival rates and also potentially decreasing
the incidence and mortality. Surgical therapy is the only curable approach, although frequently uncompromising.
Remarkable assets to management are the implementation of chemoradiotherapy, endoscopic intervention and multimodal