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October 31, 2014

New Test Available for Colorectal Cancer

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African American men and women have the highest incidence and death rates for colorectal cancer, the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. Now, millions of people who have avoided colon cancer screening can get a new home test that is noninvasive. Available by prescription only, Cologuard offers people 50 years and […]

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Tags: cancer screening, Cologuard, colon cancer, colorectal cancer, Exact Sciences Corp., health disparities, Mayo Clinic, news


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