Coexistence between colorectal cancer/adenoma and coronary artery disease: results from 1382 patients.


BACKGROUND Common risk factors exist in colorectal neoplasia (cancer or adenoma) and coronary artery disease. AIM To investigate in a retrospective study if there is coexistence of the two events in patients > OR =50 years. METHODS Computer data on colonoscopies performed on symptomatic patients, the corresponding medical record and colonic histology in… (More)


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