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Cancers Caught During Screening Colonoscopy are More Survivable

March 2nd, 2017

Cancers Caught During Screening Colonoscopy are More Survivable

By Anonymous User anonymous_user_10987

Patients whose colorectal cancer (CRC) is detected during a screening colonoscopy are likely to survive longer than those who wait […]

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Tags: Colon Cancer, colonoscopy, colorectal cancer, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, Rectal Cancer, screening, Screening/Prevention Colon Cancer, Screening/Prevention Rectal Cancer


Anesthesia Increases Colonoscopy Risks

March 4th, 2016

Anesthesia Increases Colonoscopy Risks

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Though colonoscopy is often performed with anesthesia, a recent study published in the journal Gastroenterology has found that sedation increases […]

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Tags: Anal Cancer, anesthesia, Colon Cancer, colonoscope, colonoscopy, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, Rectal Cancer, risks, Screening/Prevention Anal Cancer, Screening/Prevention Colon Cancer, Screening/Prevention Rectal Cancer


Anesthesia Increases Colonoscopy Risks

March 3rd, 2016

Anesthesia Increases Colonoscopy Risks

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Though colonoscopy is often performed with anesthesia, a recent study published in the journal Gastroenterology has found that sedation increases […]

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Tags: Colon Cancer, colonoscopy, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other


Now Available: Lynch Syndrome, Get the Facts!

August 13th, 2015

Now Available: Lynch Syndrome, Get the Facts!

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Ask the Experts Series: A Family Affair: When Cancer Runs in the Family Lynch Syndrome: Get the Facts about this Hereditary […]

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Risks May Outweigh Benefits in Surveillance Screening of Elderly with Colon Cancer History

August 22nd, 2014

Risks May Outweigh Benefits in Surveillance Screening of Elderly with Colon Cancer History

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In a recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Internal Medicine, researchers reported that patients over […]

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Tags: Colon Cancer, colon cancer cancer screening, colonoscopy, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, Screening/Prevention Colon Cancer


More Effective Colorectal Cancer Prevention with Colonoscopy Doctor with High Rate of Polyp Detection

July 3rd, 2014

More Effective Colorectal Cancer Prevention with Colonoscopy Doctor with High Rate of Polyp Detection

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Recent findings suggest that for more effective colorectal cancer prevention, it’s best to choose a physician for colonoscopy with a […]

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Tags: Colon Cancer, colonoscopy, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, screening prevention, Screening/Prevention Colon Cancer


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