Ileocolectomy and Right Colectomy (Removal of the Right Colon)
Read about laparoscopic ileocolectomy and right colectomy for colorectal cancer and other bowel problems.
Colorectal Cancer Treatment by Stage
Learn about treatment for different stages of colorectal cancer.
Laparoscopic Fecal Diversion
Laparoscopic fecal diversion is a type of surgery for some bowel problems. Fecal diversion inculdes ileostomy and colostomy. Learn more.
Colonoscopy is used to screen for colorectal abnormalities, including cancer and precancerous conditons. Learn what to expect if you get a colonoscopy.
Immunotherapy for Colorectal Cancer
Immunotherapy, also called biological therapy, is a type of treatment that uses the body's own immune system to fight colorectal cancer. Read about it here.
Doctors use flexible sigmoidoscopy to examine the rectum and the lower part of the colon. Learn what to expect during this procedure.
Colostomy irrigation is a way to regulate bowel movements by emptying the colon at a scheduled time. Read about it here.
How Is Colorectal Cancer Treated?
Information on colorectal cancer treatment, including surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, and immunotherapy.
Eating to Prevent Colorectal Cancer
Nutritional information that may help reduce the risk of colorectal cancer.
Fecal Occult Blood Test
When doctors test for fecal occult blood they are testing for the presence of microscopic or invisible blood in the stool, or feces. Read this article for more facts about this test.