Find Cancer Early

Some cancers can be found early, before they have had a chance to grow and spread. This is why regular cancer screening is so important. In this section you can learn more about the screening tests that can be used to look for cancer and about American Cancer Society guidelines for using these tests.

The COVID-19 pandemic initially resulted in most elective procedures being put on hold, leading to many people not getting screened for cancer. Learn how you can talk to your doctor and what steps you can take to plan, schedule, and get your regular cancer screenings in Cancer Screening & COVID-19.

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