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Diagnosing Colorectal Cancer

If a person has symptoms that might be caused by colorectal cancer, the doctor will want to get a complete medical history and do a physical examination. The doctor may also do certain tests to look for cancer. Many of these tests are the same as those done to screen for colorectal cancer in people without symptoms.

What is Colorectal Cancer | Symptoms | Diagnosis | Staging | Risk Factors | Prevention

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