Only the Size of Resected Polyps Is an Independent Risk Factor for Delayed Postpolypectomy Hemorrhage: A 10-Year Single-Center Case-Control Study

@inproceedings{Moon2014OnlyTS,
  title={Only the Size of Resected Polyps Is an Independent Risk Factor for Delayed Postpolypectomy Hemorrhage: A 10-Year Single-Center Case-Control Study},
  author={Hee Seok Moon and Sun Wook Park and Dennis Dong Hwan Kim and Sun Hyung Kang and Jae Kyu Sung and Hyun Yong Jeong},
  booktitle={Annals of coloproctology},
  year={2014}
}
PURPOSE A colonoscopic polypectomy is an important procedure for preventing colorectal cancer, but it is not free from complications. Delayed hemorrhage after a colonoscopic polypectomy is one infrequent, but serious, complication. The aim of this study was to identify the risk factors for delayed hemorrhage after a colonoscopic polypectomy. METHODS This was a retrospective case-control study based on medical records from a single gastroenterology center. The records of 7,217 patients who… CONTINUE READING
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