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cancer.ca/en/cancer-information/cancer-types/colorectal/screening

Screening helps find colorectal cancer before symptoms develop. The most reliable way is stool tests. Learn more about screening recommendations.

utswmed.org/conditions-treatments/colorectal-cancer/colorectal-cancer-screening

While a colonoscopy is the preferred colorectal cancer screening exam because it can find cancer and remove polyps, some patients choose other tests for ...

www.lifelinescreening.com/screening-services/colon-cancer-screening

Accurate colorectal cancer screening in the privacy of your home. USPSTF recommends that all adults age 50+ get a colon cancer screening test.

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/colon-cancer/colon-cancer-screening-what-you-need-to-know

If a polyp is found, your doctor can remove it at the same time. • Fecal occult blood test: This test looks for blood in your stool. You place a small bowel ...

gi.org/topics/colorectal-cancer

ACG Colorectal Cancer Screening Options. ScreeningOptions Learn about colorectal cancer screening tests and options, colon polyps, and ...

www.healthpartners.com/blog/best-colon-cancer-screening-test

“And my family members have never had colon cancer or polyps. I really don't think I need one.” A colonoscopy is an exam where the doctor gently eases a thin, ...

www.ontario.ca/page/colon-cancer-testing-and-prevention

People with average risk can get checked for colon cancer with an at-home test called the fecal immunochemical test ( FIT ). People with an increased risk can ...

www.beaumont.org/health-wellness/blogs/what-to-know-about-at-home-colorectal-cancer-tests

May 24, 2019 ... It can identify cancerous or precancerous polyps in the colon or rectum by detecting blood in the stool that is invisible to the naked eye. It's ...

www.ucihealth.org/medical-services/colorectal-disease/colorectal-cancer-screening

Avoiding drugs (aspirin, ibuprofen and other anti-inflammatory agents) or food that may irritate the bowel is required before testing. Fecal immunochemical test ...

www.mdanderson.org/prevention-screening/get-screened/colorectal-cancer-screening.html

Alternative tests to colonoscopy · Stool DNA tests can detect changes in DNA that happen as colon cancer develops. These combine testing for changes in stool DNA ...

www.nytimes.com/2021/01/11/health/colonoscopy-health-home-testing.html

Jan 12, 2021 ... An at-home test for colon cancer is as reliable as the traditional screening, health experts say, and more agreeable.