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Case Reports in Oncological Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 864371, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/864371
Case Report

Metachronous Anal Canal and Prostate Cancers with Simultaneous Definitive Therapy: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

1Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Radiology, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, 620 John Paul Jones Circle, Portsmouth, VA 23708, USA
2Division of Radiation Oncology, Nash General Hospital, 2460 Curtis Ellis Drive, Rocky Mount, NC 27804, USA

Received 29 June 2011; Accepted 19 July 2011

Academic Editors: L. Beex, J. I. Mayordomo, and G. P. Vandoros

Copyright © 2011 Edward F. Miles et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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