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Virtual Colonoscopy Without Laxative Equals Standard OC in Identifying Clinically Significant Polyps, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), and Massachusetts General Hospital Study



6/15/2012 7:27:43 AM

Computed tomographic colonography (CTC), also known as virtual colonoscopy, administered without laxatives is as accurate as conventional colonoscopy in detecting clinically significant, potentially cancerous polyps, according to a study performed jointly at the San Francisco VA Medical Center, the University of California, San Francisco and Massachusetts General Hospital.



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