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visual examination of the colon (with a colonoscope) from the cecum to the rectum

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Other treatments include coloscopy, ablative therapies, excision or radiation (McFadden & Schumann, 2001; Hatcher et al.
CD was previously verified by coloscopy with a minimum score of 200 on the Crohn's Disease Activity Index (CDAI) required at baseline for inclusion.
The CD was previously verified by coloscopy and histology and for inclusion, has to be of at least 3 months duration with a score of 200 or above on Crohn's Disease Activity Index (CDAI) (Best et al.
The third and winning paper was by trainee nurse colposcopist at Canterbury DHB, Jill Lamb on the effect of cigarette smoking on the frequency of coloscopy and treatment, We will keep members informed about our next conference which may be held in Napier.
Markowitz and his associates, who reported results from a two-phase study that involved 82 people aged 50 years or older who were known to have colorectal cancer based on a recent coloscopy examination, and 281 people who were free of colorectal cancer based on a recent screening colonoscopy.