Colon Polyps and the Prevention of Colorectal Cancer

This book explains colon polyps and their relationship with colorectal cancer. This is among the most common cancers in both men and women. The book also provides information on anatomy, pathology, types of polyps and their treatment, and colonoscopy. The book pays particular attention to the risk factors for development of colorectal cancer (CRC) with guidance on its prevention and early diagnosis and treatment. The book is suitable for medical specialists as well as for students and patients.