Clin Transl Gastroenterol 2020 10;11(10):e00246
Department of Gastroenterology and Metabolism, Hiroshima University Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan.
Introduction: Some colorectal cancers (CRCs) may be missed during colonoscopies. We aimed to determine the clinicopathological, biological, and genomic characteristics of post-colonoscopy CRCs (PCCRCs).
Methods: Of the 1,619 consecutive patients with 1,765 CRCs detected between 2008 and 2016, 63 patients with 67 PCCRCs, when colonoscopies were performed 6-60 months before diagnosis, were recruited. Read More