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Screening uptake among South Asians

South Asians are only half as likely to take up an invitation for bowel cancer screening and 15 per cent less likely to attend breast cancer screening than non-Asians, researchers at the University of Warwick have found.

Breast cancer detection

Clinical breast examination in addition to mammography improves breast cancer detection and sensitivity, but also increases false positives

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