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Colorectal Cancer Pathway - Surveillance High Risk

Best practice is to offer those at increased risk of CRC a colonsocopy.

Advice can be found in the Surveillance Increased Risk Colorectal Cancer article,

or in the BPAC article

Meeting this demand to scope asymptomatic patients at high risk is under discussion as resources are prioritised for those with symptoms of colorectal cancer as these will give higher yield of detecting CRC.


Last updated : Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Next review date : Thursday, November 24,2016

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