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co·lo·rec·tal

(kō'lō-rek'tăl),
Relating to the colon and rectum, or to the entire large bowel.

colorectal

(kō′lə-rĕk′təl)
adj.
Relating to or involving both the colon and the rectum: colorectal cancer.

colorectal

[kō′lōrek′təl]
Etymology: Gk, kolon, colon + L, rectus, straight
pertaining to or affecting the colon and rectum.

colorectal

adjective Referring to the colon and rectum, considered together.

co·lo·rec·tal

(kō'lō-rek'tăl)
Relating to the colon and rectum, or to the entire large bowel.

colorectal

Pertaining to the COLON and the RECTUM.

colorectal

pertaining to or of the nature of the colon and the rectum.

colorectal polyp
benign or malignant; most commonly occurs at the anorectal junction in middle-aged dogs, causing diarrhea, dyschezia and rectal bleeding.

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The AI-assisted system pulled off an impressive 86 percent prediction accuracy rate that was derived after assessing patients with a colorectal polyp diagnosis.
Preliminary studies demonstrated the feasibility of using such a system to classify colorectal polyps, however, until today, no prospective studies have been reported.
7%) were found with at least one colorectal polyp and 149 individuals had at least one serrated polyp.
Computed tomography (CT) colonography (virtual colonoscopy) is a promising new method for detecting colorectal polyps and cancers.
30) For detecting colorectal polyps, scanning in both the supine and prone positions improves the sensitivity and specificity of the procedure over scanning in only 1 orientation.
Applying these criteria to a single crypt for the diagnosis of SSA/P, the proportion of SSA/P to all colorectal polyps increases to 14.
High-Fiber, Lowfat Diets Had No Effect on Growth of Precancerous Colorectal Polyps in People at High Risk of Colorectal Cancer
Keywords: colon cancer, colorectal cancer, colorectal polyp
Perhaps most important, however, is to ask your health care professional about colorectal polyp/cancer screening beginning at age 50 if you are at average risk, or even earlier if you have family members (such as your father, mother, sister or brother) who have had colorectal polyps or cancer.
In a study of CT images of 15 consecutive patients with at least one colorectal polyp, two experienced observers studied images made at four radiation doses lower than the normal 100 milliampere seconds (mAs).
Most members of the FDA panel agreed that a reduction in colorectal polyp counts, a surrogate endpoint, was "reasonably likely" to predict a clinical benefit, assuming that all other aspects of patient care were unaltered.
Food questionnaires from 808 people undergoing screening or diagnostic colonoscopies linked this diet pattern to an 86 percent reduced risk of advanced pre-cancerous colorectal polyps, compared to those who did not make all three healthy choices.