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Publication Name World Journal of Surgical Procedures
Manuscript ID 1825
Country/Territory Australia
Received
2013-01-09 08:36
Peer-Review Started
2013-01-09 10:17
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2013-02-01 21:35
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2013-02-05 14:29
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2013-03-24 18:10
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2013-06-06 09:15
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2013-06-06 12:30
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2013-06-20 14:56
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2013-06-27 16:49
ISSN 2219-2832 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Category Surgery
Manuscript Type Autobiography
Article Title Screening for colorectal neoplastic lesions following acute diverticulitis: Would a sigmoidoscopy suffice?
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Leong Ung Tiong, Ryan Jalleh, Edward J Travers, Thomas Paxton, Cecilia Innes-Wong, Savio G Barreto and Randall Williams
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Savio G Barreto, MBBS, MS, PhD, Department of Surgery, Modbury Hospital, Smart Road, Modbury, SA 5092, Australia. georgebarreto@yahoo.com
Key Words Polyps; Surgery; Diverticulitis; Colonoscopy; Colorectal cancer
Core Tip This paper shows that of the 139 patients who underwent routine colonoscopy after an episode of acute diverticulitis, the incidence of adenomatous and malignant colonic polyps discovered were 10% and 0% respectively. These figures are similar to that in the general population. In addition all the polyps were discovered in the left colon, therefore a flexible sigmoidoscopy may be adequate for the purpose of excluding the presence of neoplastic lesions.
Publish Date 2013-06-27 16:49
Citation Tiong LU, Jalleh R, Travers EJ, Paxton T, Innes-Wong C, Barreto SG, Williams R. Screening for colorectal neoplastic lesions following acute diverticulitis: Would a sigmoidoscopy suffice? World J Surg Proced 2013; 3(2): 13-17
URL http://www.wjgnet.com/2219-2832/full/v3/i2/13.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5412/wjsp.v3.i2.13
Full Article (PDF) WJSP-3-13.pdf
Manuscript File 1825-Review.doc
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Copyright License Agreement 1825-Copyright assignment.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 1825-Language certificate.pdf
Peer-review Report 1825-Peer review(s).pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 1825-Scientific editor work list.doc