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Reply: Having colonoscopy due to cancer symptoms
How did everything go? I hope that your results good.
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Reply: My son has just been diagnosed with colon cancer
I am so sorry to hear of what you, your son, and your entire family are going through. I think that it is...More
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Exclusive: Obama on Antibiotic Resistance
Each year, 2 million people get sick and 23,000 die in the U.S. because the antibiotics we have don't work....More
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Ovarian Cancer on the colon?
My mother's doctor just found ovarian cancer cells in a growth removed from her colon during surgery to remove...More
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Reply: Chemo Brain
I hope that you are doing well now! While I don't have any personal experience with chemo brain, our cancer...More
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Reply: Abdominal distention
I have to submit myself to the use of colon cleanser daily too. The inability to go to the bathroom is the...More
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Vegetarian Diet May Lower Colon Cancer Risk
"A vegetarian diet might cut your risk of colorectal cancer by 20 percent, a new study finds. For...More
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Reply: After the fact
I had mine removed and it does looksimular to doll. You still have the muscles that seem to be functional, but,...More
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Reply: possible colon cancer?
I had a colonoschopy,in June 2012 and was clear and May 2014 had developed Rectal cancer. Had surgery Oct. 2014...More
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Reply: Colon Stages
Did you get your results?
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Reply: Looking for some insight?
I just saw your post today. Did you find anything yet?
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Reply: Colonoscopy
Generally the type of anesthesia used for colonoscopies can be described as "twilight" sleep; often versed...More
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Colon Cancer's Location May Be Factor in Survival
"Researchers report that people with colon cancer that started in the left colon may be more likely to...More
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Reply: Incontinence
Yes similar problem here - been just shy of 5 years for me. I worked out in the public for the 1st 4 years and...More
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Reply: Colonoscopy, and hospital chaperone policies - do ...
Is there some actual point in addressing five year old posts? GailMore
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Reply: colon health
If you suffer from cirrhosis and this includes some ascites (i.e., fluid on the belly) this fluid may be...More
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Reply: Post op colorectal cancer treatment
oops...."the fact", not face..
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Colon Cancer Rates Rising Among Americans Under 50
"Although the overall rate of colon cancer has fallen in recent decades, new research suggests that over...More
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Reply: colorectal cancer treatment center
Hi tijuab, We cannot recommend doctors or treatment centers here. However, you may find this...More
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Reply: Long term pain after surgery
After surgery my mother also faced the same situation she followed the same regimen which she did while...More
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Anyone with Colon Cancer have an ilestomy bag?
In Jan 2014 I was diagnosed stage 4 Colon cancer. It had spread to my lungs, liver and my ovaries. Aug of 2014...More
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Reply: My family has a history of Colorectal Cancer at wh...
If I were you and be safer than sorry. Now would be the best time. I am 45 years old, and had my first...More
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Reply: Colon Cancer diagnosed
Sounds like your mother-in-laws physicians want more detailed information on the actual position (and...More
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Reply: What is the rik of Colon Cancer for Vegetarians ?
This is something you need to discuss with your primary care physician (unless, of course, you are having...More
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Colonic biopsy tissue showing cryptitis and focal ...
My Histopathology report : (writing not clear) Colonic biopsy tissue showing cryptitis and focal crypt...More
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Reply: Surgery - they left the tumor there!?
Why didn't they removed it, it may spread infection to your body.
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Reply: blood count and colon tumor
Hey Maria, Thanks for your appreciation!!!!!!!!!!!!!More
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Reply: Colonoscopy
Perhaps you could address your "fear of going". Are you fearful of the prep? The idea of having one done?...More
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Reply: colonoscopy and blood thinners
How many colonoscopies you have done till date.
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Reply: swollen lymph nodes....
I know you posted this 5 years ago but my husband just got a call from the doctor saying the same thing....More
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