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Colon Cancer Screening in DFW

Colon cancer is the second leading cause of death among cancers that affect both men and women. Each year, roughly 140,000 new cases of colorectal cancer are diagnosed in the US and approximately 50,000 people die from the disease.

Who Should Be Screened for Colorectal Cancer, and When?

If you don’t have any of the risk factors listed here, you’re likely at an average risk of developing colorectal cancer and will most likely be advised to begin screening at 50 years old. No matter your risk level, talk to your doctor about when you should begin colon cancer screening or find out more below:

Colon Cancer At-A-Glance*

*Source: American Cancer Society

Colorectal Cancer Risk Factors

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