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polypectomy

[pah-lup-ECK-tuh-me] surgery or procedure to remove a polyp. See also polyp.

Surgery for rectal cancer

... Several surgical methods can be used for removing or destroying rectal
cancers. Polypectomy and local excision. These ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-treating-rectal-surgery

Surgery for colon cancer

... Surgery for colon cancer. Surgery is often the main treatment for
earlier-stage colon cancers. Polypectomy and local excision. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-treating-colon-surgery

Colorectal Cancer Facts and Figures 2014-2016.

Page 1. Colorectal Cancer Facts & Figures 2014-2016 *Either a fecal occult
blood test within the past year or a sigmoidoscopy ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/documents/document/acspc-042280.pdf

Cancer Treatment & Survivorship Facts & Figures: 2014-2015

... Surgical procedures for colorec- tal cancer include polypectomy (removal of
polyps), colectomy (removal of all or part of the colon), proctectomy ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@research/documents/document/acspc-042801.pdf

Treatment by stage of rectal cancer

... You can usually be treated with a polypectomy (removing the polyp), local
excision, or transanal resection and should need no further treatment. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-treating-by-stage-rectum

Treatment by stage of colon cancer

... needed. This may be done in most cases by polypectomy (removing
the polyp) or local excision through a colonoscope. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-treating-by-stage-colon

Colorectal Cancer Facts & Figures 2011-2013

Page 1. *A fecal occult blood test within the past year or a sigmoidoscopy
or colonoscopy within the past 10 years. These ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@epidemiologysurveilance/documents/document/acspc-028312.pdf

Colorectal Cancer Facts & Figures

... Carcinoma in situ i Surgery to take out the cancer may be accomplished by
polypectomy or local excision through the colono- scope. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@nho/documents/document/caff2005cr4pwsecuredpdf.pdf

Colorectal Cancer Facts & Figures 2008-2010

Page 1. Colorectal Cancer Facts & Figures 2008-2010 Page 2. Table
of Contents Preface 1 What is colorectal cancer? 2 ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@nho/documents/document/acsq-013673.pdf

Cancer Glossary

... uterus. polypectomy Search [pah-lup-ECK-tuh-me]. surgery or procedure
to remove a polyp. See also polyp. portography ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=p