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St. Rose surgeon reminds community about colon screenings

Dorothy Quade, R.N., left, and Dr. Ana Refinetti, general surgeon, display information about colon cancer in the main lobby at St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center.

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           Ana Refinetti, M.D., knows that many people are aware that a screening for colon cancer is important.

          But she also realizes it doesn’t hurt to offer a reminder. After all, a colonoscopy can detect a problem and remove it before it turns into cancer.

          Dr. Refinetti, general surgeon at St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center, is taking advantage of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month to remind central Kansans about the importance of screenings.   During March, St. Rose is sharing free information on the display table in the main lobby.

          “A colonoscopy is the gold standard of screenings for colon ...

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