Colorectal cancer remains one of the biggest cancer killers in the world. It is the 3rd most commonly diagnosed cancer and the 2nd leading cause of cancer death in the United States.
leading cause of cancer related deaths worldwide
of colorectal cancers are completely preventable
of colorectal cancers are not detected at an early stage
Fact:Most colorectal cancers develop slowly over several years, with 95% of cases developing from adenomatous polyps.
The majority of colorectal cancer and deaths could be prevented. Regular screening is one of the most powerful weapons for prevention.
Fact:Most colorectal cancers develop slowly over several years, with 85% of cases developing from adenomatous polyps.
Before a cancer develops, a growth of tissue or tumor usually begins as a non-cancerous polyp in the inner lining of the colon or rectum. Most polyps can be found and removed by colonoscopy before they develop into cancer.
PolypDx™ makes prevention of colorectal cancer possible
It is the only screening test used to detect precancerous adenomatous polyps with a high sensitivity. PolypDx™ is a simple and proven test that identifies pre-cancerous polyps before they develop into cancer.
an easy, patient friendly test, requiring only a small urine sample
highly sensitive to detect adenomatous polyps, the precursor to colon cancer
simple - does not require any preparation (eg. fasting, diet, bowel cleansing)
a cancer prevention screening test, providing peace of mind in cancer prevention