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—DIAGNOSTIC USEFULNESS OF PCR TESTS ON SPECIMENS HARVESTED FROM ENDOSCOPY/COLONOSCOPYBIOPSIES... on specimens from the patient's blood, serum, plasma, CSF, urine, mothers' milk, and all biopsy tissues. PCRs...
the diagnosis but is not necessary.
Because biopsyspecimens obtained at colonoscopy are generally superficial.... Recent data suggest that surveillance colonoscopies with random biopsies reduce mortality from colorectal...