Colorectal lateral spreading tumor subtypes: clinicopathology and outcome of endoscopic submucosal dissection
International Journal of Colorectal Disease, 08/09/2012
Xu MD et al. – The risk of cancer varies with the subtypes of laterally spreading tumor (LST). ESD is an effective treatment for LSTs, however endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) is more technically demanding and carries more complications in pseudodepressed and granular mixed subtypes.