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    My Experience With Colon Cancer

    My brother battled colon cancer for years.  Then about 2 1/2 years ago I got colon cancer.  They were running tests on me for something else and they found the colon cancer at stage one.  I am one lucky woman!  I had surgery to remove 8 inches of my colon and...
    Cheryl2461 Cheryl2461
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Dec 27, 2008

    Colon cancer is when abnormal tissue

    or tumors form in the largest part of the intestine. This part of the intestine is called the colon. Some scientists group colon cancer and rectal cancer together by using the term colorectal cancer. This is because the two cancers are closely related and have similar treatments...
    jack69506 jack69506
    36-40, M
    1 Response Nov 27, 2014

    Colon Cancer Alternative Treatment

    I've heard a lot of nasty things about colon cancer and how it claimed the life of many.  This is one type of cancer that strikes when one least expects it.  It comes with very little symptoms.  I read a couple of studies about colon cancer and from what I...
    myval2010 myval2010
    41-45
    1 Response Jun 15, 2010

    My New Problem

    Just diagnosed with colorectal CA.  I'm under 50 years old. Not sure what to expect.  Have PET scan scheduled for tomorrow.
    deniserd1 deniserd1
    41-45
    1 Response Jan 23, 2011
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