[Effects of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) on colorectal polyps in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis: a review of clinical studies].

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Experimental animal studies have demonstrated a protective effect of NSAIDs against intestinal tumorigenesis due to chemical carcinogens. Many epidemiological studies have also shown that regular aspirin use is associated with reduction of the risk of colorectal cancer. In familial adenomatous polyposis, numerous clinical studies have reported that sulindac… (More)

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@article{Akasu1998EffectsON, title={[Effects of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) on colorectal polyps in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis: a review of clinical studies].}, author={Takashi Akasu and Tamako Kakizoe}, journal={Nihon Geka Gakkai zasshi}, year={1998}, volume={99 6}, pages={385-90} }