cecal cecal

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or like a cecum

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  • Assessing performance of colonoscopy procedures improves quality

    A new study reports that the use of a quarterly report card is associated with improved colonoscopy quality indicators. Endoscopists at the Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Indianapolis, Ind., who participated in the study showed an overall adjusted adenoma (precancerous polyp) detection rate increase from 44.7 percent to 53.9 percent, and a cecal intubation rate increase from 95.6 ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

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