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  • What to do after colon surgery?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer July 17, 2012 02:19 AM

    Found to have colon cancer last month and have removed the tumor by surgery. What about afterwards? Doctor told me that postoperative care of colon cancer is an important step in colon cancer treatment, like the sleep gesture, care of the artificial anus... What is your experience? :confused:

  • Local Colon Cancer Symptoms and signs

    Immanuel 0 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer September 29, 2011 05:21 AM

    Local colon cancer sign or symptoms affect your bathroom habits and the colon itself. Changes in your bowel habits, just like bowel movements that are eigther more or less frequent than normal Constipation Diarrhea Intermittent (alternating) constipation and diarrhea Bright red or...

  • Should I go see a Doctor? Could I have colon cancer?

    cumminsmom5 1 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer August 3, 2011 04:14 AM

    Hi, Im 22 years old. My mother passed away at the age of 28 with colon cancer. I need some advice. I have irregular bowel movements. I can go weeks with out going to the bathroom and can't go. I get constipated, diarrhea, black tar like stools, normal stools, light brown mucus like stuff in my...

  • Should I see a Doctor? Could I have colon cancer?

    cumminsmom5 0 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer August 3, 2011 04:07 AM

    Hi, Im 22 years old. My mother passed away at the age of 28 with colon cancer. I need some advice. I have irregular bowel movements. I can go weeks with out going to the bathroom and can't go. I get constipated, diarrhea, black tar like stools, normal stools, light brown mucus like stuff in my...

  • Could I have colon cancer? Should I get tested?

    cumminsmom5 0 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer August 3, 2011 01:43 AM

    Hi, Im 22 years old. My mother past away with colon cancer when she was 28 years old. I have bowel movement problems, hemrroids, diarreha, constipation, tar like stolls some are normal colored stools, I have soft stools, runny stools, ect. when I go a lot of the time its just a little bit and I...

  • HOW are all of you eating?? Colon Cancer (Cancer of the colon)

    monoBipolar 0 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer May 5, 2011 02:04 PM

    All of you seem to be having close to the same symptums! But one thing in comon! AGE! With this younger age, brings on many things that are so much 'more' important than attention to what and how you eat! "FAST AND FEARIOUS"! FAST FOODS and on the GO! not giving yourselves time enough to set,...

  • Bloody stool and passing strange red object

    Tdm2258 2 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer April 8, 2011 12:27 AM

    Okay, so here's the situation. I am 25 y/o and for the past year and a half, I have been experiencing blood in my stool on a regular basis. I went to my doctor with this issue immediately, and without any kind of exam, I was told it was nothing more than a hemorrhoid. I was prescribed some...

  • Help: Colon, stomach, Digestive PRoblems?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer April 8, 2011 12:16 AM

    Okay, so here's the situation. I am 25 y/o and for the past year and a half, I have been experiencing blood in my stool on a regular basis. I went to my doctor with this issue immediately, and without any kind of exam, I was told it was nothing more than a hemorrhoid. I was prescribed some...

  • Alternative Cancer Treatments

    frankvanderlugt 1 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer October 15, 2010 09:04 AM

    Are you interested in alternative therapies for cancer? Here is a great site :http://www.howcurecancer.com

  • Please help! Hemorrhoids or something else?

    alittlescared 2 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer February 4, 2010 02:16 PM

    I have already booked an appointment to see the doctor on Monday but I was hoping someone could please offer some insight or share their experiences? I am a 30 year old Mum of 1 and have suffered mild hemorrhoids for a few years now. A couple of weeks ago I became aware that my bottom felt quite...

  • Looking for direction

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer December 18, 2009 01:23 PM

    Hi,A brief history.For over a year I have been having the following symptoms.Nausea, pretty much 24/7, acid reflux that burns my throat and on waking in the morning leaves a taste and film in my mouth. (Sorry to be so descriptive.) I am unable to eat very much at all, and live mainly on ensure...

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  • cancer symptoms? please help

    james7777 2 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer October 2, 2009 02:32 AM

    I am 26 and I am very worried that I might have cancer. my symptoms line up perfect with the symptoms of cancer. here is what they are pain in upper mid stomach pain in left side under rib cage pain in mid left side of back diarea mixed with constipation lost of appittite nasea lose of weight I...

  • liver cleanse

    Anonymous 8 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer September 21, 2009 05:55 AM

    Is it wise to do a liver cleanse if one suspects he may have cirrhosis?

  • surgeon didn't give me logical risk analysis

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer August 11, 2009 01:27 AM

    I had a sessile polyp removed from my colon and was referred to a surgeon. I was told there was a 10% chance that microscopic cancer might of infiltrated lymph nodes because polyp had only 1mm margin. It did come out in one piece and easily removed by GI doctor. When I went to visit surgeon he...

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    wartrol 0 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer April 25, 2009 01:52 AM

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  • Colon Cancer Concerns/Symptoms

    RobertW900 2 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer January 28, 2009 05:58 PM

    I was recently very nervous that I might have colon cancer. I had mucus in my stool and several different problematic issues which I was greatly concerned with. on top of that, I had bad heart burn and frequent acid reflux. I went to my GI doctor and he asked if I had any blood in my stool, which...

  • My Dad's Diagnosis in 2003

    cutiger 1 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer June 2, 2008 04:53 PM

    My dad had surgery to remove a large polyp from his colon last month. In June 2003 he had a colonoscopy procedure in which the large polyp was found but could not be completely removed through the rectum. There was no follow up call or appointment and he simply forgot about it because there was no...

  • Colon/Rectal Cancer? Or just hemroids?

    Anonymous 11 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer October 19, 2007 06:53 PM

    I'm an 18 year old female who noticed had a small bump on my lower rectum about 8 months ago. I've been brushing it off as a hemroid because I'm only 18 and have no trace of cancer in my family. I'm not over weight. I live a rather healthy life and do not smoke. However, recently I have noticed...

  • Colon/rectal Cancer?

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer October 19, 2007 01:04 AM

    Hi. About 6 months ago I noticed a small bump like object in my lower rectum. I just ignored it because I'm a tad embarassed to get it checked out and find out it's nothing. In the past few months I've noticed mucus that is in my bowel movement and around my anus. In the past few days there has...

  • Please Help, many colon cancer symptoms

    Kimberly83 8 Replies
    Posted in: Colon cancer April 24, 2007 04:52 PM

    Hi everyone. My name is Kimberly, I am 23. I am really scared, I've been having some symptoms and my doctor found some anal fissures and hemmoroids, and also took some stool from my rectum and tested it and found it negative for blood (this still doesn't convince me, because I've heard it's more...

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