An analysis that can detect colon cancer at an early stage has been named. Doctor Solonitskaya: Fecal occult blood analysis is important in cancer diagnosis 23:08

A fecal occult blood test can detect colon cancer at an early stage. In this respect “MedicForum” said gastroenterologist Lyudmila Solonitskaya.

Occult bleeding is one of the early signs of a number of gastrointestinal diseases, including cancer. There is every chance of cure in the early stage of bowel cancer. In this case, the stool may appear visually normal, without blood contamination.

The test also allows you to detect polyps, which are pre-cancerous growths in the intestines. A fecal occult blood test may be used to evaluate the effectiveness of treatment for inflammatory bowel disease.

former oncologist saidHe said that for the early diagnosis of bowel cancer, you should have a colonoscopy every 3-5 years after the age of 45, and if there are colorectal cancer cases in the family, you should start bowel examination starting from the age of 35. age.

previous doctors in the name stool pattern that may be a sign of cancer.

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