What is a Colonoscopy?
Colonoscopy is a procedure that enables an examiner (usually a gastroenterologist) to evaluate the inside of the colon (large intestine or large bowel).
Who should get a Colonoscopy?
For people with an average risk who have no symptoms, experts recommend screening tests for colon cancer every ten years, starting at age 50. People at a higher risk may benefit from earlier, more frequent screenings.
When will I receive my results?
Once completed, you will receive your results within 3-5 business days in your LabFinder portal.
How do I prepare? Do I need to fast?
Please refer to your test preparation guidelines or consult with your doctor or the center where you are being treated.