Article Abstract

Computer-aided diagnosis to differentiate colorectal polyps: are we nearing primetime?

Authors: Neal Shahidi, Michael F. Byrne

Abstract

Colorectal cancer screening has proven to be an effective preventative health measure (1). This is, in part, achieved by the identification and removal of neoplastic adenomatous polyps. However, within the rectum and sigmoid colon, non-neoplastic hyperplastic polyps are also common.