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About Colorectal Cancer

The risk for colorectal cancer in adults with cystic fibrosis is 5-10 times greater compared to the general population, and even higher for people with CF who receive a solid organ transplant like a lung transplant. Find out how early screening can help reduce your risk.

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    Preparing for a Colonoscopy When You Have CF

    Due to the thick, sticky mucus associated with cystic fibrosis, adults with CF need to take additional steps for a successful colonoscopy. Learn more about why it’s important to properly prepare for a colonoscopy and the steps you can take.

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    What Happens After My Colonoscopy?

    Learn more about what to expect after your colonoscopy.

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