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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

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

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

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

Colon Cancer Prevention and Early Detection: What You ...

... 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/coloncancer-prevention-and-early-detection-what-you-need-to-know