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There's a new blood test to screen for colon cancer. So should you skip the colonoscopy?

There's a new blood test to screen for colon cancer. So should you skip the colonoscopy?

Thursday, March 28, 2019   |   Category: Media Coverage

source: azcentral.com

Phoenix-based Sonora Quest Laboratories has a new colon cancer blood test on the market that sounds like an enticing alternative to the oft-dreaded colonoscopy.

The $170 blood test, called BeScreened-CRC, was developed by Phoenix-based diagnostics laboratory Beacon Biomedical and is a screening tool for colon cancer, its developer says.

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