Is prevalence of colorectal polyps higher in patients with family history of colorectal cancer?

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Murad-Regadas,Sthela Maria; Bezerra,Carla Camila Rocha; Peixoto,Ana Ligia Rocha; Regadas,Francisco Sérgio Pinheiro; Rodrigues,Lusmar Veras; Siebra,José Airton Gonçalves; Fernandes,Graziela Olivia da Silva; Vasconcelos,Rafael Aragão;

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... View more