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Are blood or urine tests accurate to screen for colorectal cancer?

The simple answer is no, and it’s unfortunate that patients have been paying for these tests out-of-pocket. While there’s a variety of these tests out there — and it can be confusing knowing what to offer our patients – there’s insufficient evidence for any of them including DNA, metabolomic and radiologic tests. For more information from Cancer Care Ontario click here.

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