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UCLA team removes suspicious polyp with new alternative that keeps colon intact

May 4, 2014

UCLA team removes suspicious polyp with new alternative that keeps colon intact

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Robert Greenwald was told after a routine colonoscopy that he had a suspicious polyp that was a little bigger than a quarter in a hard-to-reach place that was going to require major surgery to remove – even though it wasn’t certain if the polyp was cancerous or not. Greenwald, age 58, who has no history […]

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Tags: Anne Lin MD, colorectal surgery, gastroenterology, Kevin Ghassemi MD, patient story, polyp, popyl removal, UCLA Colorectal Surgery