Chromoendoscopy with indigocarmine improves the detection of adenomatous and nonadenomatous lesions in the colon.

@article{Kiesslich2001ChromoendoscopyWI,
  title={Chromoendoscopy with indigocarmine improves the detection of adenomatous and nonadenomatous lesions in the colon.},
  author={Ralf Kiesslich and M von Bergh and Michael Hahn and George Hermann and Michael Jung},
  journal={Endoscopy},
  year={2001},
  volume={33 12},
  pages={1001-6}
}
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS Depressed early cancers and flat adenomas have a high potential for malignancy with possible infiltrating growth, despite the small size of the lesion. Japanese investigators have shown that early diagnosis and classification of these lesions is possible with the help of chromoendoscopy. The aim of this study, therefore, was to evaluate the usefulness of chromoendoscopy during routine colonoscopy. PATIENTS AND METHODS During routine colonoscopy, vital staining with… CONTINUE READING

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