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CT Colonography: Medicare Failed to Meet Challenge

... Len Lichtenfeld. 5/18/2009 4:16:42 PM #. But would virtual colonoscopy prevent
cancer or just detect cancer? In my view it would do neither. ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/05/12/ct-colonography-medicare-failed-to-meet-challenge.aspx

MediaRoom - Press Releases

... Press Releases. Press Releases. Study Calls Virtual Colonoscopy Most
Cost-Effective Colon Cancer Screening Test. Atlanta ...

http://pressroom.cancer.org/index.php?s=43&item=34

Studies Show Effectiveness of Colon Screenings with Easier ...

... California, San Francisco tested a kind of screening called computed
tomographic colonography (CTC), also called “virtual colonoscopy” that doesn ...

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

FDA Clears Camera-in-a-Pill for People Who Could Not ...

... “CT colonography, sometimes called virtual colonoscopy, also has a very
important role to play in this setting and, for now, is the option that is most ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/fda-clears-camera-in-a-pill-for-people-who-could-not-complete-colonoscopy

Prevention the Focus of New Colon Cancer Screening ...

... The new recommendations add 2 new screening methods, stool DNA testing
and CT colonography (also referred to as "virtual colonoscopy"), to the ...

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

Public Health Meets Policy: Colon Cancer Screening

... The test is called CT colonography (CTC), or virtual colonoscopy. ... Do you know
of anyone that offers virtual colonoscopy with virtural cleansing? ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/03/09/public-health-meets-policy-colon-cancer-screening.aspx

Frequently Asked Questions About Colonoscopy and ...

... Colonoscopy and sigmoidoscopy fall in this group, along with double-contrast
barium enema and CT colonography (virtual colonoscopy). ...

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

MediaRoom - Press Releases

... Medicare coverage for CTC, also known as virtual colonoscopy, would have
provided an additional option for colorectal cancer screening. ...

http://pressroom.cancer.org/index.php?s=43&item=155

Understanding Tests That Screen for Colon Cancer

... CT colonography (also called virtual colonoscopy) is a scan of the colon and
rectum that produces detailed cross-sectional images so the doctor ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/features/understanding-tests-that-screen-for-colon-cancer

Can colorectal polyps and cancer be found early?

... CT colonography (virtual colonoscopy). ... Colonoscopy will be needed if abnormal.
CT colonography (virtual colonoscopy). Fairly quick and safe. ...

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