VIDEO: Determining what age to start, stop colon cancer screening is a ‘big controversy’

SAN ANTONIO — In this exclusive video from the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Aasma Shaukat, MD, MPH, FACG, professor of medicine at University of Minnesota and GI Section Chief at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center, discusses a major debate in colorectal cancer screening and surveillance.“One of the biggest controversies that we are dealing with is what age should we start colon cancer screening, and at what age should we stop,” Shaukat told Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease.Shaukat notes that current guidelines from the U.S. Preventive ServicesRead More

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