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Colon Cancer

ColonCancerAlliance: Support and Information for People Affected ...
Support and Information for People Affected by Colorectal Cancer.

Welcome to ColonCancerConcern
In-depth bowel cancer information, details of our latest news and how to support
the UK's leading bowel cancer charity. Includes ways to donate, events, ...

ColonCancer, Colorectal Cancer- oncologychannel
Cancers of the colon and rectum are often discussed together under the name
colorectal cancer. Colon cancer is the common name for this common cancer.

MedlinePlus: Colorectal Cancer
US National Library of Medicine compilation which provides links to select related

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All About Colon and Rectum Cancer. Whether it's in our Overviews, Detailed Guides,
or one of our other ... The Cancer Experience: Colon and Rectum Cancer ...

Colon cancer support. Volunteer opportunties to end colon cancer. We serve all
communities that are touched by colorectal cancer. Preventable, Treatable ...

National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
March 2002 begins the third annual nationwide effort to educate the public about
steps that can protect against colorectal cancer and reduce the number of ...

National Cancer Institute - What You Need To Know About Colon ...
Information about detection, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of colon and
rectal cancer.
NIH Publication No. 03-1552.

Colorectal cancer, also called colon cancer or bowel cancer, includes cancerousgrowths in the colon, rectumand appendix. It is the third most common form of cancer and the second leading cause of death among cancers in the Western world. Many colorectal cancers are thought to arise from adenomatouspolypsin the colon. These mushroom-like growths are usually benign, but some may develop into cancer over time. Diagnosis is by colonoscopy. Therapy is usually through surgery, with many cases also requiring chemotherapy.


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