Advertisement

Topics

Simple blood test could improve treatment for many stage 2 colon cancer patients

09:48 EDT 21 Jun 2017 | News-Medical.net

​A simple blood test could improve treatment for more than 1 in 6 stage 2 colon cancer patients, suggests new Mayo Clinic research. The researchers also discovered that many patients who could benefit from the test likely aren't receiving it.

Original Article: Simple blood test could improve treatment for many stage 2 colon cancer patients

NEXT ARTICLE

More From BioPortfolio on "Simple blood test could improve treatment for many stage 2 colon cancer patients"

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 

Relevant Topic

Colorectal Cancer
Colon or Colorectal cancer is the growth of malignant polyps on the colon, bowel, anus and rectum. Growths in these locations can be benign, and removed by colonoscopy, but they have a risk of becoming malignant.  About 10 per cent of bowel cancer...