How do we screen for bowel cancer?


In the UK Bowel cancer is a catch-all term for any cancers in the colon or rectum – sometimes called colorectal cancer. 

Faecal immunochemical testing(FIT)checking for blood in your poo – and other types of bowel cancer screening. This includes Lynch syndrome, a hereditary condition increasing the risk of certain types of cancer including bowel cancer.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: