Colorectal Cancer Screening and Surveillance Guidelines

If all adults 50 and older were screened for colon cancer, we could cut the death rate from this disease in half, saving approximately 25,000 lives per year. Review recommendations for colorectal cancer screening based on risk. Also browse some of the latest evidence on colorectal cancer screening.

Early Detection Guidelines

See the American Cancer Society’s colorectal cancer screening guidelines for people at average, increased, or high risk.