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Serrated polyps plus high-risk adenomas increase colon cancer risk - Healio



Serrated polyps plus high-risk adenomas increase colon cancer risk 
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ORLANDO ? Individuals in whom colonoscopy revealed both serrated colon polyps and high-risk adenomas showed a significantly higher risk for developing future high-risk adenomas, and may therefore have an increased risk for colorectal cancer than ...

 


Linked-color imaging combined with the NICE classification system for optical diagnosis of colon polyps: new image ... - Dove Medical Press



Linked-color imaging combined with the NICE classification system for optical diagnosis of colon polyps: new image ... 
Dove Medical Press
Introduction: Linked-color imaging (LCI) is a recently developed system used in endoscopy. It creates clear and bright endoscopic images using short-wavelength, narrow-band laser light combined with white laser light. The illuminating light and signal ...

 


Don't panic if you don't take a dump every day - The Straits Times



Don't panic if you don't take a dump every day 
The Straits Times
"Early colon cancer can be cured. Colonic polyps, which usually precede colon cancer and which do not give rise to symptoms, can be dealt with at the time of colonoscopy." What is considered a healthy or "ideal" bowel movement pattern depends on what ...

 


Colon Cancer Screening Saves Lives - Covington News



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Colon Cancer Screening Saves Lives 
Covington News
The physician uses a thin, flexible, lighted instrument called a colonoscope to visually inspect your colon for inflamed tissue, ulcers, bleeding and any abnormal growths (polyps). Not all polyps found during a screening are pre-cancerous or cancerous ...

 


WCOG at ACG 2017 highlights include early-onset colon cancer, smoking and GI disease, burnout - Healio



WCOG at ACG 2017 highlights include early-onset colon cancer, smoking and GI disease, burnout 
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One particular study showed an increased risk for serrated polyps among cigarette smokers, and another showed higher rates of diverticulosis in smokers, he said. Finally, Karlitz discussed his own survey study on how GI providers feel microsatellite ...

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What You Can Do to Catch Colon Cancer Early ? Health Essentials ... - Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)



Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)
 
What You Can Do to Catch Colon Cancer Early ? Health Essentials ... 
Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)
Colon and rectal cancer are common ? together, they're the third most common cancer in the United States, and the second-leading cause of cancer death.
Oncologist shares insight on nose cancer ? BorneoPost Online ... The Borneo Post

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Carmel worman looks to saves by increasing colon cancer ... - RTV6 - WRTV Indianapolis



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Carmel worman looks to saves by increasing colon cancer ... - RTV6 
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The "Get Your Rear in Gear" 5K run/walk to raise money and increase colon cancer screening will take place at Eagle Creek Park in Indianapolis on Oct. 14.

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Dcreening, prevention cited as keys in colon cancer fight | Local ... - Oneonta Daily Star



Dcreening, prevention cited as keys in colon cancer fight | Local ... 
Oneonta Daily Star
Colleen Hammond says she used to have the attitude toward health care that if something isn't broken, you shouldn't try to fix it.

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Check-Cap seeks approval for C-Scan capsule for colon cancer ... - Healio



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Check-Cap seeks approval for C-Scan capsule for colon cancer ... 
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Medical diagnostics company Check-Cap announced it has filed for CE Mark registration for C-Scan, an ingestible capsule for preparation-free colorectal cancer ...
Check-Cap Announces Filing of CE Mark Registration for C-ScanŽ Markets Insider
Check-Cap seeks CE Mark for C-Scan diagnostic capsule ... Mass Device

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'Dr. Google' made me worry about colon cancer. Did I overreact? - Philly.com



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'Dr. Google' made me worry about colon cancer. Did I overreact? 
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Yes, the rate of colon cancer has crept up since the mid-1990s for U.S. adults in their 20s, 30s, and 40s, according to an analysis published in February in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute ? in each case, by 1 or 2 percent every year. But ...