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Mu grand-parents and mu father have been diagnosted colan rectal câncer. When should I be examined?

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Dr. Edward Gold
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Early

With a strong family history of colon cancer you should see a gastroenterologist by age 40 if not sooner.

In brief: Early

With a strong family history of colon cancer you should see a gastroenterologist by age 40 if not sooner.
Dr. Edward Gold
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal

In brief: Probbly sooner thqn

Later. I usually suggest 10-15 years earlier than the age your father was diagnosed with colon caancer or at least by age 50.

In brief: Probbly sooner thqn

Later. I usually suggest 10-15 years earlier than the age your father was diagnosed with colon caancer or at least by age 50.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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