TITLE

Test prevents cancer deaths

PUB. DATE
June 1992
SOURCE
Consumer Reports on Health;Jun92, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents evidence that a sigmoidoscopy--inserting a lighted tube into the rectum and part way up the large intestine--is one of the few ways physicians can look for colon cancer. Worth the trouble and expense; Regular testing recommended after age 50; Approximate cost of procedure; Results from study.
ACCESSION #
9210194320

 

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