March 20, 2014
NOW THEY TELL US:
New Stool Test Shows Promise as Colon Cancer Screen (HealthDay March 19, 2014)
Posted by Orrin Judd at March 20, 2014 7:55 PMA new at-home stool test screens for colorectal cancer with more than 90 percent accuracy, researchers report."That kind of result is really unprecedented for a noninvasive stool-based screening," said study co-author Dr. Steven Itzkowitz, director of the gastroenterology fellowship program at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City.