Thirty-year analysis of a colonoscopic surveillance program for neoplasia in ulcerative colitis

Matthew D Rutter, Brian P Saunders, Kay H Wilkinson, Steve Rumbles, Gillian Schofield, Michael A Kamm, Christopher B Williams, Ashley B Price, Ian C Talbot, Alastair Forbes

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The value of colonoscopic surveillance for neoplasia in long-standing extensive ulcerative colitis remains controversial. This study reports on prospectively collected data from a surveillance program over a 30-year period.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1030-1038
Number of pages9
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2006


  • Adenoma
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Colitis, Ulcerative
  • Colonic Diseases
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Incidence
  • Infant
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Mortality
  • Population Surveillance
  • Survival Analysis

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