Science and Medicine

Medicine On The Cutting Edge

Charles Glassman MD

Medicine On The Cutting Edge – New Blood Test That Can Help Detect Colon Cancer

My guest Harvey W. Kaufman, MD, MBA, FACP is Senior Medical Director for Quest Diagnostics. He discusses the new ColoVantage blood test offered by Quest — a test that aids in the detection of colon cancer. Many people are reluctant to go for a colonoscopy and this test offers a new, highly effective, tool for those who simply refuse to go for the test or cannot for some reason. Listening to this show could literally save your life.