TITLE

A Hyperplastic Polyp is Discovered on Flexible Sigmoidoscopy. Is a Full Colonoscopy Indicated?

AUTHOR(S)
Winawer, Sidney J.; Brandt, Lawrence; Rogers, Arvey
PUB. DATE
April 1990
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr1990, Vol. 85 Issue 4, p368
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Argues that more evidence should be considered when resolving question regarding the predictiveness of hyper plastic polyps for adenomas. Purpose of identifying individuals harboring adenomas; Autopsy prevalence of adenoma; Association between hyper plastic polyps and adenomas; Diagnostic strategies used in patients with small polyps.
ACCESSION #
16018774

 

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