Cat scratch colon.

  title={Cat scratch colon.},
  author={W. Michael Mcdonnell and Fritz Loura and Martin J Pointon and Joel K. Greenson},
  volume={39 5},
BACKGROUND Bright red linear marks in the right colon are occasionally seen but have never been described in the medical literature. We have termed this finding "cat scratch" colon. METHODS This was a prospective examination of 8277 colonoscopies at a single endoscopy center in a private practice setting. All cases of cat scratch colon were biopsied, and the results read by two pathologists. RESULTS A total of 21 cases of cat scratch colon were identified, all in the ascending colon and… CONTINUE READING

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