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November 21st, 2015

Interval Colorectal Cancer Low with Surveillance Colonoscopy

By Kanaaz Pereira kanaazpe

Surveillance is recommended for patients with chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), as they have an increased risk of colorectal cancer (CRC). According to recent study data, published in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, the incidence of interval colorectal cancers, (cancers occurring between scheduled surveillance colonoscopies), is low in patients undergoing regular surveillance colonoscopy. Dr. John Kisiel, M.D., explains how current […]

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Tags: Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, dysplasia, IBD, interval colorectal cancer, John Kisiel, surveillance colonoscopy


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