Comparison of adenoma detection by polypectomy during both insertion and withdrawal versus only withdrawal of colonoscopy: a randomized, controlled...

Date 29 June 2016
Event ESMO World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer 2016
Session ESMO World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer 2016 - Abstracts book
Presenter J.-S. Ji
Citation Annals of Oncology (2016) 27 (2): 1-85. 10.1093/annonc/mdw199
Authors J.-. Ji1, S.-. Lee2, J.R. Lee3
  • 1Incheon St. Mary's Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Incheon, Republic of Korea, /
  • 2Daejeon St. Mary's Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Daejeon, Republic of Korea, /
  • 3Konkuk University Chungju Hospital, Chungju, Republic of Korea, /

Abstract

Standard practice of colonoscopy is to insert the colonoscope rapidly to reach the cecum, with careful inspection and polypectomy during the withdrawal phase. However, small polyps (e.g.