What to know about colorectal cancer and colonoscopies | Touro

Colorectal cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer deaths in the U.S, but when this cancer is found and treated early, the chances of a full recovery are even better.

Screening is even more important if you have risk factors for this cancer.

Touro Gastroenterologist Dr. Virendra Joshi discusses colorectal cancer, its risk factors, and screening options.

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