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Study Shows Flexible Sigmoidoscopy Effective for Colon ...

A team of researchers led by doctors in Norway has found that screening with
flexible sigmoidoscopy, one of the colon screening tests ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/study-shows-flexible-sigmoidoscopy-effective-for-colon-cancer-screening

Frequently Asked Questions About Colonoscopy and ...

Colonoscopy and sigmoidoscopy are screening exams for colorectal cancer. ...
Frequently Asked Questions About Colonoscopy and Sigmoidoscopy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/findcancerearly/examandtestdescriptions/faq-colonoscopy-and-sigmoidoscopy

Can colorectal polyps and cancer be found early?

... Tests that can find both colorectal polyps and cancer. Flexible sigmoidoscopy. ...
During the test: A sigmoidoscopy usually takes 10 to 20 minutes. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-detection

Chronological History of ACS Recommendations for the Early ...

... 50 and over. Yearly. Sigmoidoscopy (preferably flexible). 50 and over. ... Fecal
occult blood test. AND. Flexible sigmoidoscopy. 50 and over. Yearly. ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/findcancerearly/cancerscreeningguidelines/chronological-history-of-acs-recommendations

Studies Show Effectiveness of Colon Screenings with Easier ...

... Flexible sigmoidoscopy. ... Sigmoidoscopy is one of the colon screenings
recommended by the American Cancer Society. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/studies-show-effectiveness-of-colon-screenings-with-easier-preparation

Studies Show Effectiveness of Colon Screenings with Easier ...

... Flexible sigmoidoscopy. ... Sigmoidoscopy is one of the colon screenings
recommended by the American Cancer Society. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/studies-show-effectiveness-of-colon-screenings-with-easier-preparation

Prevention the Focus of New Colon Cancer Screening ...

... Sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy both involve inserting a flexible tube with
a camera on the end into the colon to look for cancer or polyps. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/prevention-the-focus-of-new-colon-cancer-screening-guidelines

CT Scans: A Better Way To Screen for Colon Cancer?

... The “traditional” methods for colorectal cancer screening include a test called
fecal occult blood test, sigmoidoscopy, barium enema and ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2007/10/03/ct-scans-a-better-way-to-screen-for-colon-cancer.aspx

Small Changes, Large Impacts: Colon Cancer

... include several options including: the fecal occult blood test (or FOBT) or fecal
immunochemical test (FIT) done yearly; sigmoidoscopy every five ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2005/11/23/small-changes-large-impacts-colon-cancer.aspx

Dr. Len's Cancer Blog | The American Cancer Society - Page ...

... include several options including: the fecal occult blood test (or FOBT) or fecal
immunochemical test (FIT) done yearly; sigmoidoscopy every five ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/?page=47