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The screening test for colon cancer is called the Fecal Immunochemical Test (FIT). ... FIT and colonoscopy are available through a referral from your health ...

www.cms.gov/medicare-coverage-database/details/nca-decision-memo.aspx?NCAId=277

Matched control stools were obtained from patients without neoplasia on colonoscopy (n = 293). The stool DNA test “detects 4 methylated genes, a mutant form of ...

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In fact, the American Cancer Society rates colonoscopy above all other colorectal cancer screening methods for its unmatched ability to detect and prevent colon ...

blog.medstarwashington.org/2017/03/01/colonoscopy-alternative-tests

Mar 1, 2017 ... There are additional tests available for colorectal cancer. ... Doctors in some areas without ready access to colonoscopy technology might ...

www.forthealthcare.com/4-reasons-why-a-colonoscopy-is-better-than-a-dna-test-cologuard

Mar 16, 2018 ... In 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a non-invasive colorectal cancer screening test that can be done at home and ...

www.virtua.org/articles/are-non-invasive-colon-cancer-screening-tests-a-good-alternative-to-a-colonoscopy

Cologuard identifies blood in the stool and DNA mutations that can be an early indicator for colorectal cancer or advanced precancerous polyps. Cologuard is ...

www.medicinenet.com/is_there_a_blood_test_for_colon_cancer/article.htm

Apr 28, 2021 ... No blood test can detect colon cancer. ... This exam is less invasive than a colonoscopy, carries less risk and usually, can be done without ...

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

Dec 1, 2016 ... Been putting off that colonoscopy? A new review evaluates the other screening options. · FIT Test · Multitarget Stool DNA Test · Guaiac-Based F...

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/02/190225175921.htm

Feb 25, 2019 ... FIT results were compared to the finding of a subsequent screening colonoscopy and were found to have high detection rates for colorectal ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/2500006-overview

Sep 2, 2021 ... Initiate colorectal cancer screening with a colonoscopy at age 40 or 10 years ... with colorectal cancer, with or without a known mutation.

www.dhcoftx.com/blog/how-to-get-colorectal-cancer-screenings-without-insurance

Jul 4, 2019 ... If you have insurance or Medicare, you also may be eligible for a free screening colonoscopy through the organization Stop Colon Cancer Now.