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What are available colorectal cancer screening tests?

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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree

In brief: Colonoscopy

Is the best way.

In brief: Colonoscopy

Is the best way.
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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
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In brief: 'scopes, X-rays, etc

A number of different screening tests are available for colon ca.
They include colonoscopy, flexible sigmoidoscopy, double-contrast barium enema, ct colonography (virtual colonoscopy), and fecal occult blood testing. The pro's and con's of each are described here: http://www.Cancer.Gov/cancertopics/factsheet/detection/colorectal-screening.

In brief: 'scopes, X-rays, etc

A number of different screening tests are available for colon ca.
They include colonoscopy, flexible sigmoidoscopy, double-contrast barium enema, ct colonography (virtual colonoscopy), and fecal occult blood testing. The pro's and con's of each are described here: http://www.Cancer.Gov/cancertopics/factsheet/detection/colorectal-screening.
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