Risk of developing colorectal cancer and benign colorectal neoplasm in patients with chronic constipation.

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BACKGROUND Chronic constipation (CC) is a highly prevalent health problem, potentially associated with increased risk of colorectal cancer (CRCancer). AIM To investigate the association between CC, its severity, and CRCancer by estimating the relative risk of developing CRCancer and benign colorectal neoplasm (BCN) among severity-stratified patients with… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/apt.12789

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@article{Gurin2014RiskOD, title={Risk of developing colorectal cancer and benign colorectal neoplasm in patients with chronic constipation.}, author={A. Gu{\'e}rin and Rajal K. Mody and Benny Siu Pong Fok and Kathryn Lasch and Z. Zhou and E Q Wu and Wu Zhou and Nick J. Talley}, journal={Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics}, year={2014}, volume={40 1}, pages={83-92} }