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Get a Colonoscopy

One-third of U.S. adults skip their colonoscopy and one reason is the prep. As the second-leading cause of cancer deaths, colorectal cancer is one of the most preventable and treatable if detected early.

Know the Signs

The most common symptoms of colon cancer include bleeding from the bowel or a change in bowel habits such as diarrhea or constipation. Others include:

  • Pain or tenderness in lower abdomen
  • Constipation
  • Narrow stools or blood in stool
  • Bloating
  • Fatigue
  • Unexplained weight loss

Learn why screenings are important

Schedule a Colonoscopy

Avera offers colonoscopies at many of our locations throughout the region. Call 888-422-1410 for additional information.

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We’ve got you covered if you want to learn more about screenings.

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