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www.medscape.com/viewarticle/935288

In 2014, the National Colorectal Cancer Round Table set the bar high with a 2018 screening goal of 80% for adults 50 years of age and older. As of 2020, some states had almost reached this goal ...

www.upi.com/Health_News/2020/07/20/Mailed-at-home-colon-cancer-tests-may-boost...

Routine screening for colon cancer -- including colonoscopy and at-home stool testing -- can identify cases of the disease early, when treatment is most effective, according to Wheeler and her ...

medicalxpress.com/news/2020-07-mailed-colorectal-cancer-screening-kits.html

Colorectal cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers, but routine screening (such as colonoscopies and at-home stool testing) can identify cases early, when treatment is most effective ...

consumer.healthday.com/cancer-information-5/colon-cancer-news-96/new-stool...

New Stool Test Shows Promise as Colon Cancer Screen. DNA analysis boosts accuracy rate to more than 90 percent, researchers say. Please note: This article was published more than one year ago. The facts and conclusions presented may have since changed and may no longer be accurate. And "More information" links may no longer work.

www.exactsciences.com/newsroom/new-stool-based-colorectal-cancer-screening...

The new markers were tested alongside the current Cologuard markers on 725 stool samples, including 117 colorectal cancers (CRC), 120 advanced adenomas (AA), 161 non-advanced adenomas (non-AA), and 327 controls.

www.healthline.com/health/colon-cancer

Colorectal cancer is a cancer that starts in the colon (large intestine) or rectum.Both of these organs are in the lower portion of your digestive system.The rectum is at the end of the colon.

www.healthline.com/health-news/are-at-home-colorectal-cancer-tests-as...

New research confirms that yearly stool sample tests be used more widely to screen for colorectal cancer. Since they’re done every year, the easier, cheaper tests are as effective at detecting ...

www.consumerreports.org/colonoscopy/at-home-colon-cancer-tests

Colonoscopy has long been touted as the gold standard for colon cancer screening, recommended for all adults starting at age 50. With colon cancer expected to kill more than 49,000 Americans this ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/colon-cancer/symptoms-causes/syc-20353669

Screening colon cancer. Doctors recommend that people with an average risk of colon cancer consider colon cancer screening around age 50. But people with an increased risk, such as those with a family history of colon cancer, should consider screening sooner. Several screening options exist — each with its own benefits and drawbacks.

health.usnews.com/conditions/colon-cancer/early-signs-of-colon-cancer

These screening tests can be conducted as a stool-based test that looks for signs of cancer in a person’s stool, or via a colonoscopy or sigmoidoscopy – both visual tests that insert a camera ...