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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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Colonoscopy

Colonoscopy (koh-luh-NAH-skuh-pee) lets the physician look inside your entire large intestine, from the lowest part, the rectum, all the way up through the colon to the lower end of the small intestine. The procedure is used to diagnose the causes of unexplained blood in the stool or changes in bowel habits. It is also used to look for early signs of cancer in the colon and rectum. Colonoscopy enables the physician to see inflamed tissue, abnormal growths, ulcers, bleeding, and muscle...

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