Removing precancerous growths spotted during the test can cut the risk of dying from colon cancer in half, the study suggests. Doctors have long assumed a benefit, but research hasn't shown before that removing polyps would improve survival — the key measure of any cancer screening's worth.
Scott Hennen, the Fargo radio personality whose talk show career was launched in Grand Forks, is recovering Tuesday following surgery on Monday to remove his colon after pre-cancerous growths were found.
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