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Colon Cancer Screening
Dr. Ashis Kumar Mukherjee
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Colon cancer is screened with the aid of screening tests such as Stool based tests and Visual Examinations.

Colon cancer can be well-detected with the means of screening tests and this is specifically done for those people who show no symptoms.

There are two types of screening tests that can be carried out to check the presence of colon cancer:

  • Stool based tests
  • Visual exams

Dr. Ashis Kumar Mukherjee

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Medical Oncologist
Dr. Ashis Mukherjee is a popular Oncologist in Park Street, Kolkata. He is currently practising at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Cancer Research Institute in Park Street, Kolkata. Book an appointment with Ela.
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