Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection
Colorectal cancer may be treated with a laparoscopic abdominoperineal resection, an operation in which the anus, rectum, and sigmoid colon are removed and a colostomy performed. Learn more from WebMD.
Follow-Up Care for Colorectal Cancer
Follow-up care after treatment for colorectal cancer is very important. WebMD tells you what to expect.
Colostomy Questions and Answers
WebMD provides answers to questions about living with a colostomy, including care, travel, and supplies.
Colorectal Cancer Surgery
WebMD explains types of surgeries and other procedures to treat colorectal cancer.
Clinical Trials for Colorectal Cancer
WebMD explains the basics of participating in a clinical trial if you have colorectal cancer.
Colonoscopy screens for abnormalities, including cancer, in the colon and rectum. Learn more from WebMD.
Brain Tumors in Adults
WebMD explains malignant and benign brain tumors, including risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
Bone Marrow Transplants and Stem Cell Transplants for Cancer Treatment
Stem cell transplants -- from bone marrow or other sources -- can be an effective treatment for people with certain forms of cancer, such as leukemia and lymphoma. Find out about stem cells transplants and bone marrow transplants in this article from WebMD.
Breast Cancer and the Breast Self-Exam
Learn how to perform a breast self-exam to check for lumps or other breast changes that may signal breast cancer.
What to Expect From Radiation Therapy
WebMD discusses what to expect when undergoing radiation therapy, including side effects and what you can do to ease the discomforts.