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Screening Guidelines

The following are recommendations for men and women 50 years of age and older.  The recommendations are to use one or a combination of the following tests for persons at average risk:

    1. SigmoidoscopyFactSheet.pdfFecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT)  Yearly
    2. SigmoidoscopyFactSheet.pdfSigmoidoscopy  Every 5 Years
    3. SigmoidoscopyFactSheet.pdfColonoscopy Every 10 Years
    4. SigmoidoscopyFactSheet.pdfDouble Contrast Barium Enema (DCBE) Every 5-10 Years



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