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Find a Doctor Who Specializes in Colon Cancer

Want a second opinion or looking for a doctor that specializes in treating colon cancer? WebMD’s Physician Directory can help you find an oncologist in your area.

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General Information About Rectal Cancer

Incidence and Mortality Estimated new cases and deaths from rectal cancer in the United States in 2013:[1] New cases: 40,340 (rectal cancer only). Deaths: 50,830 (colon and rectal cancers combined). It is difficult to separate epidemiological considerations of rectal cancer from those of coloncancer because epidemiological studies often consider colon and rectal cancer (i.e., colorectal cancer) together. Epidemiology Worldwide, colorectal cancer is the third most common...

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Colon Cancer Support Group

The best support -- and even answers -- often comes from others living with colon cancer. Join WebMD’s colorectal cancer support group and discuss everything from diet to chemotherapy.

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Question About Colon or Rectal Cancer Pain?

It’s important to get control of your cancer pain. Indie Cooper-Guzman, RN, is here to help.

Message Board: Question About Colon or Rectal Cancer Pain?

WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by David T. Derrer, MD on December 06, 2013
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