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ISRN Gastroenterology
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 261302, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/261302
Research Article

Development of Polyps and Cancer in Patients with a Negative Colonoscopy: A Follow-Up Study of More Than 20 Years

Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Zaans Medisch Centrum, Postbus 210 1500 EE Zaandam, The Netherlands

Received 30 December 2013; Accepted 22 January 2014; Published 4 March 2014

Academic Editors: F. A. Macrae and S. Ogino

Copyright © 2014 R. J. L. F. Loffeld. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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