Author(s): Los Angeles AANCART Project

Date Authored: August 12, 2009

Date Updated: February 19, 2024

Definition and facts about colon cancer, risks, symptoms and screening tests. The handout is available in English and Khmer. The latest expert recommendations are to begin colon cancer screening at the age of 45 (it was previously age 50).

2 page PDFs are available in sidebar.

colorectal cancer protein
Photo by National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health (cc license).