March 20, 2014

NOW THEY TELL US:

New Stool Test Shows Promise as Colon Cancer Screen (HealthDay March 19, 2014)

A 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.
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