Graphic illustrating Adult dating Colon colorectal cancer testing status of adults aged 50 to 75 years. Of the 28 percent of adults who have never been tested, 76 percent are insured and 24 percent are uninsured.
Do you have: Family history of colorectal cancer or polyps? Personal history of inflammatory bowel disease?
Answer Yes: Colonoscopy Provider Adult dating Colon patient determine if testing should be started before age Provider and patient decide which test is preferred. Answer No: Younger than 50 years Testing is not recommended. Older than 75 years Provider and patient decide if testing is needed.
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