The Importance of Early Colon Cancer Screening

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What is the importance of early colon cancer screening? Are you dreading your next colon cancer screening? Should you have gone in sooner? While these procedures may not be the most comfortable experience, they do save lives. How important is early colon cancer screening? Dr. Kelly Shimabukuro has seen her share of cancer patients. The […]

How Is Colon Cancer Screening Done?

Colon Cancer Surgery Risks

There are a few different ways to be screened for colon cancer, explains Dr. Mark Gimbel. The standard, more invasive way of screening is through colonoscopy. The less standard, less invasive test is CT colonography, which is a CT scan that allows doctors to see the colon. The downside is that it is high doses […]


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