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World J Gastroenterol. Nov 28, 2014; 20(44): 16620-16629
Published online Nov 28, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i44.16620
Table 3 Patient’s and disease factors affecting operative choices
Age, sex, obesity, prior surgeryNumber and location of polyps
Genetics - family historyColorectal cancer or metastatic disease
Female fecundityPresence or risk of desmoid disease
Compliance with follow-upAFAP
Acceptance of a temporary stomaMAP