Diminutive polyps in the distal colon that do not have to be removed can be reliably identified by real-time, computer-aided diagnosis for colonoscopy, according to data published in Annals of Internal Medicine.
“Computer-aided diagnosis for colonoscopy may help endoscopists distinguish neoplastic polyps (adenomas) requiring resection from non-neoplastic polyps not requiring resection, potentially reducing cost,” Yuichi Mori, MD, PhD, from Showa University Northern Yokohama Hospital, Japan, and colleagues wrote.
Mori and colleagues conducted a single-center, open-label, prospective

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