Take-at-home tests boost colorectal cancer screening for the underserved -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Take-at-home tests boost colorectal cancer screening for the underserved

11/02/2021

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Colorectal cancer can be especially deadly if it is not discovered early enough for curative treatment. Across the United States, regular screening rates are relatively low, particularly in community health centers, where less than half of eligible patients are up-to-date.

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