VIDEO: Innovative Options for Noninvasive Colorectal Cancer Screening
Access Health offers a comprehensive guide to colorectal cancer screening options and an in-depth look at the innovative screening option that might just motivate you to get to the doctor.
In a virtual colonoscopy, the doctor does a CT scan to create three images that can show polyps and other abnormalities without actually inserting a camera into your colon through your rectum. With virtual colonoscopies, there is less risk of tears, no sedation and the patient can drive home themselves right after the procedure.
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