Hot Snare Versus Hot Snare Polypectomy With Saline Injection for Colorectal Polyps

2014-09-30 16:38:22 | BioPortfolio


The complete removal of colorectal polyp is required to prevent tumor recurrence and development of potential interval cancers. However, several studies have shown high incomplete resection rate in endoscopic removal of neoplastic colorectal polyps larger than 5 mm. The polypectomy techniques using hot snare are usually used for the removal of these polyps. However, the optimal technique for complete resection of these polyps is unknown. There are few data comparing hot snare polypectomy with hot snare polypectomy after saline injection for complete resection of colorectal polyps (5mm or larger). The aim of this study is to compare hot snare polypectomy with hot snare polypectomy after saline injection for removal of 5-10mm sized colorectal polyps.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment


Polyp of Large Intestine


removal of eligible polyps using hot snare polypectomy technique, removal of eligible polyps using hot snare polypectomy after saline injection technique


Division of Gastroenterology; Seoul St. Mary's hospital
Korea, Republic of


Enrolling by invitation


Seoul St. Mary's Hospital

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-09-30T16:38:22-0400

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