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To the Editor Prompt evaluation of abnormal findings is a central tenet of clinical care, but it is often unclear what “prompt” means in minimizing harms from delayed diagnosis in cancer screening. Is it days, weeks, or months? That is the lens through which to evaluate the biological and clinical implications of our recent study. We wish to clarify 2 points in the accompanying Editorial by Drs Rutter and Inadomi: (1) the appropriate timing of colonoscopy and (2) potential methodological flaws that could bias the findings.NEXT ARTICLE
Cancer is not just one disease but many diseases. There are more than 100 different types of cancer. Most cancers are named for the organ or type of cell in which they start - for example, cancer that begins in the colon is called colon cancer; cancer th...
Biological therapy involves the use of living organisms, substances derived from living organisms, or laboratory-produced versions of such substances to treat disease. Some biological therapies for cancer use vaccines or bacteria to stimulate the body&rs...