Mean age of patients with CRC getting younger

The mean age of patients with colorectal cancer has dropped in recent years, with a higher proportion of patients aged 40 to 50 years, according to research presented at the American College of Gastroenterology Virtual Annual Scientific Meeting.In his presentation, Will Aurand, DO, of Wright State University, said that new evidence has led to different screening guidelines among certain populations.“With this prior research as our guide, we aimed to do a study to look at the trends of average age of patients with colorectal cancer, as well as examine demographic differences among theseRead More

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