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Excessive alcohol consumption favours high risk polyp or colorectal cancer occurrence among patients with adenomas: a case control study

Authors
  • M Bardou
  • S Montembault
  • V Giraud
  • A Balian
  • E Borotto
  • C Houdayer
  • F Capron
  • J-C Chaput
  • S Naveau
Publisher
Copyright 2002 by Gut
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2002
Source
PMC
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Abstract

Background and aims: Excessive alcohol consumption is a risk factor for developing colorectal adenomas. This study aimed to investigate the influence of excessive alcohol consumption on the occurrence of high risk polyps (adenoma ≥10 mm, villous component, high grade dysplasia) or colorectal cancer among patients with at least one colonic adenoma.

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