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800 patient study will assess VolitionRx's proprietary Nucleosomics® platform for non-invasive detection of pre-cancerous colorectal polyps NAMUR, Belgium, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Innovator in Colon Cancer Screening Technology Rings Bell on Final Day of Colon Cancer Awareness Month NEW YORK, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Check-Cap Ltd.
By the National Cancer Institute BETHESDA, Md., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- If a screening test could not only catch cancer early but also help to prevent it, could
Community Health Center of Snohomish County recently released a blog post emphasizing the importance of colorectal cancer screenings in an effort to increase awareness during the colorectal cancer
NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to the U.S.
Colon Cancer is a killer that can be avoided with early detection, if only people listen and act. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 31, 2015 March is Colon
Modern toilets: one of the more odd theories behind colon cancer. But how much truth is there behind it?
Aer-O-Scope(TM) is the only single use, self-propelled colonoscope with a 360° omni-directional view of the colon RAMAT GAN, Israel, December 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
LONDON, October 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Norgine B.V.
Financing to support clinical studies & development of Check-Cap colon imaging system ISFIYA, Israel, Oct.
The large intestine is the organ that follows the small intestine but is the last part of the digestive tract before the waste leaves the body. Formation and Orientation The small intestine is on average about five feet long. It is composed of four distinct structural parts; the cecum, colon, and anus. The cecum is the part of the large intestine that comes first. It is separated into three parts. The taeniae coli are three bands of smooth muscle. The haustra are bulges caused by...
Sigmoidoscopy is a medical procedure in which the physician is able to visualize the inside walls of the large intestine with a scope placed in the rectum. Only the distal part of the colon, or the sigmoid, is examined as opposed to the entire bowel in a colonoscopy. Reasons for procedure The use of this procedure is mainly for early detection of colorectal cancer, vascular abnormalities or polyps. Studies have shown that this procedure has aided in early detection of colorectal cancer...
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