Endoscopic Management of Polyps and Endolumenal Surgery

William Forrest Johnston, Emre Gorgun

Key Concepts

  • Endolumenal surgery is the forefront of minimally invasive surgery and is rapidly developing.
  • Colon and rectal surgeons should be involved in the progression of endolumenal surgery as it will offer benefit to patients.
  • New endolumenal techniques can be used to address large polyps that once required resection and treat malignant large bowel obstructions.

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Last updated: January 26, 2022