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Will technology eliminate the need for colorectal surgery in the future?

Newer tests may increase screening rates for colon cancer, says Ovunc Bardakcioglu, MD, a colon and rectal surgeon at Sunrise Hospital. In this video, he explains why this may lower the need for colorectal surgery.

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