Don’t delay in scheduling your cancer screenings. Make it a New Year’s resolution to get them scheduled first thing in 2019!

 

Cancer Screening Guidelines

 

Breast Screening

 

Women ages 20+     Breast self-exams.

Women 20–39         Clinical breast exams (CBE) at least every 3 years.

Women ages 40+    Annual CBE and mammography.

 

 

Cervical Screening

 

Women ages 21–65     Pap test and HPV DNA test. Women who have had a hysterectomy should stop cervical cancer screening.

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Colorectal Screening

 

Men and women ages 45+      CT colonography every 5 years and: fecal occult blood test annually or stoop DNA test every 3 years or flexible sigmoidoscopy every 5 years or dbl-contrast barium enema every 5 years or colonoscopy every 10 years.

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Lung Screening

 

Current or former smokers ages 55–74 in good health with at least a 30 pack-year history should get a low-dose helical CT (LDCT).

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Prostate Screening

 

Men ages 50+      Talk to your primary care physician about getting screened for prostate cancer.