Colorectal cancers soon after colonoscopy: a pooled multicohort analysis.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Gut, Volume 63, Issue 6, p.949-56 (2014)


2014, June 2014, Public Health Sciences Division


Some individuals are diagnosed with colorectal cancer (CRC) despite recent colonoscopy. We examined individuals under colonoscopic surveillance for colonic adenomas to assess possible reasons for diagnosing cancer after a recent colonoscopy with complete removal of any identified polyps.