colonoscopic polypectomy

colonoscopic polypectomy

Removal of any polyp–hyperplastic, adenomatous, villous adenoma, or polypoid–eg lymphoid hyperplasia, lesion by colonoscopy. See Colon polyp.
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Shinya, a Japanese surgeon, is an important name in the introduction of colonoscopic polypectomy and intraoperative colonoscopy.
A pooled analysis of advanced colorectal neoplasia diagnoses after colonoscopic polypectomy.
Efficacy in standard clinical practice of colonoscopic polypectomy in reducing colorectal cancer incidence.
Prevention of colorectal cancer by colonoscopic polypectomy.
Reducing the Incidence of and Mortality of Colon Cancer: Mass Screening and Colonoscopic Polypectomy.
Colonoscopic polypectomy and long-term prevention of colorectal-cancer deaths.
Colonoscopic polypectomy reduced the risk of death from colorectal cancer by more than half in a study that followed patients for as long as 23 years, investigators reported in the Feb.
Colonoscopic polypectomy is a safe procedure and can be carried out under conscious sedation.
In a case series of 144 patients from whom 190 polyps were removed during laparoscopically monitored colonoscopic polypectomy (LMCP), only 4% required conversion to full-thickness resection, said Dr.
Proof of this principle was provided by the National Polyp Study, which established that colonoscopic polypectomy can dramatically reduce the incidence of colorectal cancer.
Operative polypectomy--replaced by colonoscopic polypectomy.
Surveillance intervals after colonoscopic polypectomy.