Colorectal cancers soon after colonoscopy: a pooled multicohort analysis.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

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

Keywords:

2014, June 2014, Public Health Sciences Division

Abstract:

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.