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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 94780
Country Greece
Category Health Care Sciences & Services
Manuscript Type Editorial
Article Title Colorectal cancer screening: Modalities and adherence
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Georgios Metaxas, Athena Papachristou and Martha Stathaki
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Corresponding Author Georgios Metaxas, FEBS, FRCS, MD, MPhil, MSc, PhD, Surgeon, Department of Surgery, Elena Venizelou Hospital, Platias Elenas Venizelou 2, Athens 11521, Greece. geometa@hotmail.com
Key Words Colorectal cancer; Screening test; High-risk group; Strategies; Biomarker; Liquid biopsy; Screening adherence
Core Tip Although the 5-year survival rate for early-stage colorectal cancer (CRC) is approximately 90%, less than half of the American population undergoes screening. This results in delayed diagnoses of advanced tumors with poor prognoses. It is crucial to reevaluate screening strategies and raise awareness among the screen-eligible population about the importance of participating in first-line CRC screening examinations. This editorial briefly reviews the current global landscape of CRC screening, with a focus on existing modalities and population adherence.
Citation Metaxas G, Papachristou A, Stathaki M. Colorectal cancer screening: Modalities and adherence. World J Gastroenterol 2024; In press
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ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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