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    Easier, Less Expensive Way to Screen for Colorectal Cancer

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New stool DNA test screens for colorectal cancerillustration of colon cancer stages
The Cologuard test may offer an easier, less expensive way to screen for colorectal cancer, which is highly preventable.

Tests and diagnosis for colon cancer
If your signs and symptoms indicate that you could have colon cancer, your doctor may recommend one or more tests and procedures,

Bone marrow biopsy and aspiration
These two procedures offer detailed information about the condition of your bone marrow and blood cells. They can help show how your cancer treatment is working.

Tests and diagnosis for cervical cancer
Most guidelines suggest that women begin screening for cervical cancer and precancerous changes at age 21.