ACG Guidelines on Management of PTEN-Hamartoma Tumor Syndrome: Does the Evidence Support so Much so Young?

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agogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) beginning at age 15 and repeated every 2 and 2–3 years, respectively. It appears that these recommendations are based on a report from Schreibman et al. ( 2 ) in 2005, where up to 60% Cowden syndrome patients had GI and colorectal polyps, predominantly hamartomas. Th e association between PHTS and GI cancer was not confi rmed at… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ajg.2015.368

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@article{Heald2015ACGGO, title={ACG Guidelines on Management of PTEN-Hamartoma Tumor Syndrome: Does the Evidence Support so Much so Young?}, author={Brandie Heald and Carol Ann Burke and Matthew F. Kalady and Charis Eng}, journal={The American Journal of Gastroenterology}, year={2015}, volume={110}, pages={1733-1734} }