Report: 82% of Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer Patients Were Misdiagnosed

Colorectal_Cancer_Alliance_SurveyNational nonprofit Colorectal Cancer Alliance received 1,535 survey responses over a one-month period from young-onset colorectal cancer survivors who were diagnosed with the disease prior to turning 50 years old. This group of survivors is notable as colorectal cancer is widely considered a disease that afflicts seniors, but the incidence rate in young people is climbing.