Endoscopy 2018; 50(05): v20
DOI: 10.1055/a-0597-0801
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25 April 2018 (online)


Kenta Hamada et al. Safety of cold snare polypectomy for duodenal adenomas in familial adenomatous polyposis: a prospective exploratory study

Cold snare polypectomy (CSP) has become the standard of care for small colorectal polyps. In this preliminary safety evaluation in 10 patients with familial adenomatous polyposis, the Japanese authors found that CSP of duodenal polyps was safe, with a median of 35 polyps resected in a single session.