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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
Posted by zeronine
Surgery - they left the tumor there!?
They didn't want to make it spread, so instead of removing it while performing my colostomy, they left it on...More
Posted by An_259532
Colonoscopy
I just turned 53 and I havent had a colonoscopy yet. I cant seem to get past the fear of going. Ive been...More
Posted by christertap
Chemo for Stage One?
Has anyone ever heard of 'preventive chemo' for colon cancer as a result of a Stage one diagnosis following a...More
Posted by gdn6653
Colorectal Cancer
Greetings. My mom (who resides in a different state) had a colonoscopy last Monday. She has a mass that the...More
Posted by lovemyd0gs
Help on Results
I had a colonscopy on Aug 15th 2014, today they called my husband with the results. t* I don't have a phone...More
Posted by littlekpine
SCAREd - please read
Hi say, 9 years ago I had a colonoscopy and dr said it was clear so not to have another one until 10 years -...More
Posted by Anon_11642
Bad Symptoms for 3 weeks
I am a bit terrified right now of the symptoms I have presenting. The GP says he is stumped and does not know...More
Posted by An_258497
Colon Cancer spread
The last PET/MRI showed my wife's colon cancer has continued to spread, It is in her lungs, on the Adrenal...More
Posted by usmcreth
colon cancer:/ ????
am only 20 years ond, i had blood in my stool for months on months now , i recently peed straight blood...More
Posted by heyitsme1212
colonoscopy and blood thinners
What are the risk factors when taking blood thinners while having a colonoscopy? I have had two colonoscopy's...More
Posted by An_257910
blood count and colon tumor
I have elderly relative who has been told by doctor have colon tumor. She don't want to have biopsy and...More
Posted by Anon_56065
Diagnosis at young age
My son has been diagnosed with rectal cancer at 35. Any insight here?
Posted by janie213
Stage 4 colon cancer
Am new to this venue. Am looking for scientifically based answers. Someone close to me was diagnosed 15...More
Posted by patminehan
Cephalexin and Severe Vomiting (2-4 times a day)
Sorry, this was the closest topic related to my concerns. If I should move it just let me know. I have never...More
Posted by frostie79
Night Sweats
Hi I am doing some investigating for my newly diagnosed brother. Stage 4 colon. He has been and continues...More
Posted by lisasbrother
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
Posted by An_256960
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
Posted by An_256960
dreaded colonoscopy
I'm due for one in May and I dread it so much I don't think I will be able to go through with it. This is my...More
Posted by An_256882
Selecting Doctor
Is there any particilair cretieria in choosing a doctor?
Posted by An_256729
colonoscopy protocol
I am searching for a gastroenterologist who performs with the utmost care. It has been recommended that...More
Posted by morevigilant
Size of a malignant colon polyp
My brother was just diagnosed with a malignant polyp the size of 1mm. What does the size of this polyp...More
Posted by positivethinker

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