Colorectal Cancer: Risk Factors and Treatment

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Which of the following statements about polyps is TRUE?

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1. What is an Adenoma?

2. What is the most common form of Colorectal cancer?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help you quickly assess your understanding of who is most at risk for developing colorectal cancer, the signs they should watch for and treatment options they can consider.

Quiz and Worksheet Goals

In these short assessments you'll be tested on the following things associated with this disease:

  • What a polyp is
  • What an adenoma is
  • Colorectal cancer's most common form
  • The drug used to treat colorectal cancer
  • The best test for detecting colorectal cancer

Skills Practiced

For this worksheet and quiz you will need the following skills:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as adenoma and polyp
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the diagnosis of colorectal cancer
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the ways in which colorectal cancer can be treated

Additional Learning

To learn more about this disease, review the accompanying lesson called Colorectal Cancer: Risk Factors and Treatment. This lesson will enable you to:

  • Define what colorectal cancer is
  • Identify the most common type of colorectal cancer
  • Indicate the importance of heeding warning signs of colorectal cancer
  • Describe the risk factors of developing this type of cancer
  • Discuss how colorectal cancer can be diagnosed
  • List treatments used for colorectal cancer
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