Michael Pignone, MD, MPH; Harold C. Sox, MD, Editor
Acknowledgment: The authors thank David Ransohoff for his thoughtful review and suggestions.
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Table. A Comparison of Colorectal Cancer Screening Recommendations
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Pignone M, Sox HC. Screening Guidelines for Colorectal Cancer: A Twice-Told Tale. Ann Intern Med. 2008;149:680-682. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-149-9-200811040-00247
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2008;149(9):680-682.
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