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How Long Does It Take Colon Polyps To Develop Into Cancer?

We will say this first, and we will say it loudly and clearly. Regular colorectal screening is one the most powerful tools against colorectal cancer. The American Cancer Society estimates that during 2022 there will be 52,580 deaths due to colorectal cancer. Don’t become one of them.

In conjunction with colorectal screening, here are two important questions: how long does it take colon polyps to develop into cancer? Why is this important?

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Do Crohn’s Disease And Ulcerative Colitis Increase Risk Of Cancer?

Do Crohn’s Disease and ulcerative colitis increase risk of cancer? The short answer is yes. If you have ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s Disease involving the colon, you are at a higher risk for developing colon cancer. However, the majority of people with these two conditions may never develop colon cancer. Keep reading to find out how to reduce your risk factors.

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