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VIDEO: Stool-based colon cancer tests may be effective between scheduled colonoscopies

SAN DIEGO — In this exclusive video from Digestive Disease Week, John B. Kisiel, MD, a gastroenterologist at the Mayo Clinic, discusses the results of two studies that involved stool-based testing for the detection of colon cancer.
“We have … shown that the way that our endoscopists behave when they have a patient that they know the Cologuard test is positive, it is pretty striking,” Kisiel told Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease. “Almost all of the endoscopists experienced an enrichment in their polyp detection, but some of the endoscopists had more than a

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