What are the strategies for colorectal cancer prevention?

Updated: Apr 15, 2020
  • Author: Tomislav Dragovich, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: N Joseph Espat, MD, MS, FACS  more...
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Answer

Colorectal cancer prevention strategies fall into three categories:

  • Screening (see Workup)
  • Lifestyle measures
  • Pharmacologic prevention

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