Risk for Colorectal Cancer in Persons With a Family History of Adenomatous Polyps Full Text
Annals of Internal Medicine, 05/16/2012
Imperiale TF et al. – Most studies that are cited for the risk for Colorectal Cancer when relatives have adenomas do not address the issue. The 2 studies that do address the issue suggest an increased risk but have important methodological limitations. Properly designed studies are needed to measure the risk and identify the factors that modify it.