South African Gastroenterology Review

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Colorectal cancer screening: World Gastroenterology Organisation/International Digestive Cancer Alliance Practice Guidelines

S Winawer, M Classen, R Lambert, M Fried, P Dite, K L Goh, F Guarner, D Lieberman, R Eliakim, B Levin, R Saenz, A G Khan, I Khalif, A Lanas, G Lindberg, M J O’Brien, G Young, J Krabshuis


Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a worldwide problem, with an annual incidence of approximately 1 million cases and an annual mortality of more than 500,000. The absolute number of cases will increase over the next two decades as a result of the
aging and expansion of populations in both the developed and developing countries.

South African Gastroenterology Review
Vol. 6 (1) 2008: pp. 13-20
AJOL African Journals Online