Nearly a Third of High-Grade Dysplasia and Colorectal Cancer Is Undetected in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 4119B Bioinformatics Building, 130 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599-7080, USA. [email protected]
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA. [email protected]
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 4119B Bioinformatics Building, 130 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599-7080, USA.
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA.
Digestive Health Liver Clinic, 900 Blake Wilbur Dr, MC 5355, Palo Alto, CA, 94304, USA.
David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, 757 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA, 90095, USA.
- Published Article
Digestive Diseases and Sciences
- Publication Date
Dec 01, 2017
The prevalence of previously undetected HGD/CRC in IBD found at colectomy was 29%. The high proportion of undetected rectal and right-sided HGD/CRC suggests that these areas may need greater attention during surveillance.
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