ColonCancerCheck Recommendations for Post-Polypectomy Surveillanceenglish
Type of Content: Guidelines & Advice, Clinical
Document Status: Current
The recommendations were developed by Cancer Care Ontario and a panel of experts in gastroenterology, pathology and colorectal surgery to provide endoscopists and primary care providers with evidence-based recommendations for surveillance colonoscopy. The recommendations are designed to ensure that the benefits of surveillance colonoscopies outweigh the potential harms for people who undergo the procedure.
Asymptomatic people with polyps requiring surveillance colonoscopy
Intended Guideline Users
Endoscopists, primary care providers
What are the recommended surveillance intervals based on findings at the initial and subsequent colonoscopy?
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