Surveillance of Duodenal Polyposis in Familial Adenomatous Polyposis: Should the Spigelman Score Be Modified?

@article{Sourrouille2017SurveillanceOD,
  title={Surveillance of Duodenal Polyposis in Familial Adenomatous Polyposis: Should the Spigelman Score Be Modified?},
  author={Isabelle Sourrouille and Jeremie H Lefevre and Conor J. Shields and Chrystelle Colas and J{\'e}r{\^o}me Bellanger and Beno{\^i}t Desaint and François Paye and Emmanuel Tiret and Yann R Parc},
  journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum},
  year={2017},
  volume={60 11},
  pages={1137-1146}
}
BACKGROUND Duodenal polyposis is a manifestation of adenomatous polyposis that predisposes to duodenal or ampullary adenocarcinoma. Duodenal polyposis is monitored by upper GI endoscopies and may require iterative resections and prophylactic radical surgical treatment when malignancy is threatening. OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate… CONTINUE READING