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cobweb icon Archived: Colorectal Cancer: Screening

Original Release Date: January 2002

This version of this topic is currently archived and inactive. It should be used for historical purposes only.

Archived: Recommendation Summary

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Men and women 50 or older

The USPSTF strongly recommends that clinicians screen men and women 50 years of age or older for colorectal cancer.

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Archived: Clinical Summary

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Current as of: April 2017

Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Colorectal Cancer: Screening. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. April 2017.
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/UpdateSummaryFinal/colorectal-cancer-screening1

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