Postpolypectomy and post-cancer resection surveillance.

  title={Postpolypectomy and post-cancer resection surveillance.},
  author={Douglas K. Rex},
  journal={Reviews in gastroenterological disorders},
  volume={3 4},
  • Douglas K. Rex
  • Published 2003 in Reviews in gastroenterological disorders
Recent guidelines on postpolypectomy surveillance have focused on identifying patients with adenomas who are at high risk for development of significant neoplasms (cancer or "advanced adenoma") after clearing colonoscopy and should undergo frequent follow-up examinations and those at low risk who require infrequent follow-up examinations. This article… CONTINUE READING