Is prevalence of colorectal polyps higher in patients with family history of colorectal cancer?
Sthela Maria Murad-Regadas
Carla Camila Rocha Bezerra
Ana Ligia Rocha Peixoto
Francisco Sérgio Pinheiro Regadas
Lusmar Veras Rodrigues
José Airton Gonçalves Siebra
Graziela Olivia da Silva Fernandes
Rafael Aragão Vasconcelos
- Publisher: Elsevier
Journal of Coloproctology,
Diseases of the digestive system. Gastroenterology | RC799-869
Objectives: To assess the prevalence of polyps in patients with a family history of colorectal cancer, in comparison to asymptomatic individuals with indication for screening. Methods: A prospective study in a group of patients who underwent colonoscopy between 2012 and...