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The risk would be if previous colonoscopies have found polyps that required removal and if so, if they were...More
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I was diagnosed with colon cancer 8 years ago. It was then referred to as advanced stage 3 cancer. I was put on...More
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Fish, Exercise Help Thwart Colon Cancer's Return
TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Regular exercise and a diet that includes fish may help...More
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I am in shock as my 35 year old son has been diagnosed. Any help or insight would be appreciated. How can I...More
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I remember tossing my cookies when I once was on percocet. It's a good pain reliever but can be tough on...More
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My doctor is no longer at the hospital. He failed miserably; in order to try to correct, I could end up...More
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Colonscopy Prep -- Worked Great
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I did moviprep last year. It sat in my stomach for 9 hours, doing absolutely nothing. Then it did very little....More
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The jaundice and confusion would perhaps be a indication of liver failure (the confusion due to elevated...More
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incurable metastatic colon cancer
My mother has been battling colon cancer for 7+ yrs. About 6 months ago they told her there was nothing else...More
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This site doesn't recommend physicians. It would not be unreasonable that you would be expected to make...More
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Reply: Size of a malignant colon polyp
1 mm is 3/64's of an inch. The amount of colon considered being removed is not unusual. When I had my...More
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Congratulations on your 20 years. Mine has been over 7 years and I still work everyday trying to figure out...More
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Your CEA level can give you a possible hint - just be careful - my sons Doctors told him it was due to his...More
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