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2009-03-05 07:00:00

Colonoscopy Every Ten Years is Preferred Screening Strategy According, to Experts BETHESDA, Md., March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American College of Gastroenterology has issued updated screening guidelines for colorectal cancer in the March issue of The American Journal of Gastroenterology.

2009-02-24 08:37:00

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2008-12-16 14:23:00

Canadian study finds that colonoscopy is associated with lower death rates, but raises concerns about detection of colorectal cancer on the right side of the colon OAK BROOK, Ill., Dec.

2008-12-16 10:06:34

Colonoscopy saves lives but may not be as effective at reducing cancer deaths as many think, a study by Canadian researchers indicates. Colonoscopy most effectively reduces deaths from colon cancer only when the cancer is on the left side of the colon, said Dr.

2008-12-01 23:01:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New research reveals that computed tomography (CT) colonography, also known as virtual colonoscopy, has the potential to screen for two diseases at once--colorectal cancer and osteoporosis, both of which commonly affect adults over age 50.

2008-12-01 10:51:00

CHICAGO, IL, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ - Cadens Imaging is pleased to announce the first CT colonography portable microserver. Cadens microserver integrates the efficient and ultra-fast CADENS Colon solution, featuring an innovative and entirely automated process of 12 minutes per patient.

2008-12-04 08:15:08

There may be a way to screen for both colorectal cancer and osteoporosis at the same time.A new study from the University of California San Francisco finds computed tomography (CT) colonography -- or virtual colonoscopy -- can be a one-stop screening for the two diseases.CT colonography detects pre-cancerous polyps in the large intestine. It starts with an abdominal CT scan, which makes cross-sectional images of all parts of the abdomen including the spine. Computer software then arranges the...

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