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Thickening of the Uterine Wall
I am a 64 yrs. old female that has experienced vaginal spotting, extended pelvic area, bloating gasiness and...More
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Control of emotions
After Stage 4 diagnosis, colostomy and start of chemo and frequent adjustment of pain medications, despite what...More
Posted by glm0675
female colon cancer post treatment problem
Several years ago I underwent successful radiation agressive treatment for colon cancer and I am cancer free...More
Posted by An_255618
20 years later colon problems
It has been over 20 years since I survivor stage 3 col-rectal cancer with 6 months chemo and 28...More
Posted by survivor20yrsplus
Alcoholic dad had colon cancer. What are my chance...
I am 36 yr old and my dad was diagnosed and died with colon cancer at 57. He used to be a heavy alcohol...More
Posted by An_255390
Keep losing weight after the chemo treatment
Hi, My mom finished her chemo treatment in Apr 2013. She's healthy now with the low-meat diet. But she keeps...More
Posted by hglanvu
Healthy colon removed
I had a rectal prolapse surgery and the doctor removed 2 feet of healthy colon due to redundancy. Is this...More
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my 51 yr old sister was just diagnosed with colon ...
just today i got the 2nd saddest news in my life my youngest sister was just diagnosed with colon...More
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Worried about this lump
Hi everybody! Iv'e had this swollen area to the right of my belly button and it has been 2 years since i had...More
Posted by dante1234
Lump under the skin in my buttcrack?
First off... I have absolutely NO idea what community this topic would belong in... I honestly don't think I...More
Posted by supppkayla
Can You Share What Your CEA Counts Are?
I am so worried. Can you all share with me what your CEA counts are? Mine is 4.8 and I'm a non smoker. I get...More
Posted by bbbaaammm
mom's metastatic colon cancer
Hello....my mom was diagnosed in 2010 with colorectal cancer and has an iliostomy. Has been treated with...More
Posted by jenrivela
CEA is up again
My CEA was done on Nov. 15th and it is up to 4.8. It has never been this high before. I do not smoke, never...More
Posted by bbbaaammm
Personal Health Records
Dear members of the WebMD, I would like to invite you to complete an online survey questionnaire to...More
Posted by armin27950
colonoscopy
anyone heard of a young adult female age 25 needing a colonoscopy?
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Nausea and fatigue
On 11-19-13 had my first chemo treatment and having side affects. I did ok for the first 24 hours then im...More
Posted by mcowan123
rectal bleeding and black long stingy slimy stuff ...
think i tore sumthin inside my rectum..sumthing hurt inside and i felt in there to see and i felt a big bump...More
Posted by daddy783
Post rectal cancer surgery
2 weeks ago I underwent surgery to remove a cancerous tumor in my rectum. The surgery went very well but now...More
Posted by Toriall
Cancer
I recently had a cancerous tumor removed from my small intestine this past July and been having rough...More
Posted by riverratttt47w
Keystone Blue Cross gave me a death sentence
Keystone has decided that if I don't return to PA (I am now living Idaho) they will not cover treatment...More
Posted by deathbykeystone
newly diagnosed
Next Friday, I am having my whole colon removed. The surgeon will try to connect it to my rectum...More
Heart Patient underwent Colon surgery due to cance...
Friend got diagnosed with a colon cancer at the age of 49.He is heart patient also.After the surgery, during his...More
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Colon Cancer to a Heart Patient
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after colorectal cancer
my brother had cancer and dr's removed 80% of his colon. Now when he eats he goes to the bathroom 6-8 times a...More
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can radiation affect the sciatic nerve?
I was recently diagnosed with anal cancer and just completed my first week of radiation and chemo. When I...More
Posted by niddynoddy
Acute lower abdominal pain, so far unable to diagn...
I'm just wondering if posting this might reach any medical minds with ideas for what might be...More
Posted by tooyoungforcancer

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