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Colorectal Diseases

Laproscopic surgery

02/12/2008

Question:

If the biopsy has indicated that the polyp is benign but the doctor suggests a resection of part of colon to prevent a reocurrence of the polyp, is laproscipic surgery often available?

Answer:

Yes.

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Response by:

Janice Frederick Rafferty, MD Janice Frederick Rafferty, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief of Colorectal Surgery Division
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati