Tag : follow-up

Lynch syndrome (HNPCC) surveillance: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) recommendations -ESGE recommends starting colonoscopy surveillance atthe age of 25 years for MLH1 and MSH2 mutation carriersand at the age of 35 years for MSH6 and PMS2 mutationcarriers. -ESGE recommends a high quality surveillance colonoscopyevery 2 years in asymptomatic individuals with Lynchsyndrome. -ESGE does not ..

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Gallbladder polyp Related articles:Bile duct cysts: Todani classification A gallbladder polyp is a common incidental finding on ultrasound. Most suspected gallbladder polyps on ultrasound do not have malignant potential and are either hyperplastic or lipid deposits (cholesterolosis), but some of the gallbladder polyps are (pre)malignant. Therefore follow-up or cholecystectomy is advised. A gallbladder polyp is ..

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Colonoscopy and gastroscopy surveillance recommendation for polyposis syndromes according to the ESGE guideline. Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP); MUTYH-associated polyposis (MAP); Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS); Juvenile polyposis syndrome (JPS); serrated polyposis syndrome (SPS) Related articles:Spigelman classificationLynch versus FAP References: Lorans, M., Dow, E., Macrae, F. A., Winship, I. M., & Buchanan, D. D. (2018). Update on Hereditary ..

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Hepatitis B follow-up without treatment indication Related articles:Chronic hepatitis B algorithm (Dutch)Hepatitis B work-up (Dutch guideline) Follow-up van patiënten die (nog) niet in aanmerking komen voor behandeling 1.    Patiënten met een HBeAg-positieve chronische hepatitis B infectie die jonger zijn dan 30 jaar en die niet voldoen aan de eerder genoemde behandelindicaties dienen gedurende het eerste ..

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