More young people under 50 are being diagnosed with bowel cancer.
Researchers are not clear why this is happening, but say obesity and poor diet could be
Experts urged doctors not to ignore symptoms in young people
In the world, bowel cancer screening programs start at the age of 50.
BACKGROUND OF THE BACKGROUND OF THE INVENTION
As a result of the over-50s of the United States, Australia, China, and the US, Australia and China, are the most expensive in the world. under-50s – and there have been calls for
Sharp rise in young
Gut, Dutch, Swedish and France
For them, bowel cancer incidence increased from 143 million people
0.8 to 2.3 cases per 100,000 people over 26 years – with the sharpest rise in rates of 7.9% per year, occurring between 2004 and 2016
But there was no increase in deaths found.
The research, from the Erasmus MC University Medical Center in Rotterdam, received if the trend continued, screening guidelines may
Another study in the Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology, published by the United States, Australia, Canada and New Zealand.
Over the same period, there were 1.2% in the same period. the over-50s
The findings were similar in many countries.
Dr. Marzieh Araghi, author of the study of International Agency for Research on Cancer in Lyon.
"Beyond the age-based screening of people under 50 years of age. assessment, "she said.
"Red flag" symptoms
Andrew Beggs, consultant colorectal surgeon from the University of Birmingham, with rising rates of bowel cancer among young patients "
What are you? bowel cancer symptoms
Source: NHS UK
Dr Marco Gerlinger, from the Institute of Cancer Research, London, said he had noticed an increase in the number of patients with bowel cancer. for some time.
And he added:"
"The new study shows the need for a diagnosis of the disease."
bowel cancers in young people and rethink how screening may be.