Difficult to Remove Polyp

  • Daniel L. FeingoldEmail author
  • Sang W. Lee


This chapter reviews advanced endoscopic approaches to facilitate polypectomy.


Polypectomy Colonoscopy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of SurgeryColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of Surgery – Colon and Rectal SurgeryKeck School of Medicine of University of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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