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Post op colorectal cancer treatment
Recently had a resection.Was wondering about the necessity of follow up Chemo.3 of 21 lymph nodes were positive.
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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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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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Sounds like your mother-in-laws physicians want more detailed information on the actual position (and...More
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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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It is possible that new polyps could have developed this quickly? Yes. The real issue is what type of...More
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Looking for some insight?
Hello, this is my first time posting on this site and I'm not sure if this belongs in this section of the...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: 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: Chemo for Stage One?
Attached is the typical methods of treatments based on the different stages: ...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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Here is a good article that discusses staging of cancers. Typically when a biopsy is done of a tumor...More
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Reply: Bad Symptoms for 3 weeks
Just wanted to check in and see how you are doing. Did you get the results of your colonoscopy back? I hope...More
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Reply: Help on Results
Why don't you call the physician back and ask him/her this question? GailMore
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Reply: Colon Cancer spread
I know it's 3 week late but I am concern about your wife. How is she now? If she is not getting...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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Reply: Cephalexin and Severe Vomiting (2-4 times a day)
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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Reply: Healthy colon removed
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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