Gastroenterology MCQ 079

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The ASCRS Manual of Colon and Rectal SurgeryWhich one of the following are true statements about solitary rectal ulcer syndrome:

  1. May be a premalignant condition in a minority of cases
  2. Is most common in older patients with a long history of constipation
  3. Typically consists of 1 or more ulcers on the posterior wall of the rectum, within 10 cm of the anal verge
  4. May be treated with rectopexy
  5. Distortion of the crypt architecture is characteristically present on pathological examination of biopsies

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