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This listing of resources on colorectal cancer is provided for your reference. The information provided by these organizations is not necessarily endorsed by The Cleveland Clinic or WebMD.

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Department of Colorectal Surgery
9500 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44195
(216) 444-3540

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The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Department of Gastroenterology
9500 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44195
(216) 444-6521

David G. Jagelman Inherited Colorectal Cancer Registry
9500 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44195
Phone: (216) 444-6470 or (800) 998-4785
FAX: (216) 445-6935

Web Sites: Colorectal Cancer and Digestive Diseases

Fight Colorectal Cancer

Digestive Disease Center, Medical University of South Carolina

Digestive System Diseases

Gastroenterology Consultants

 National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Cancer Prevention and Control


American College of Gastroenterology
4900 B South 31st Street
Arlington, VA 22206
Phone: (301) 263-9000
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American Gastroenterological Association
4930 Del Ray Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone: (301) 654-2055
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The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
85 W. Algonquin Road, Suite 550
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Phone: (847) 290-9184
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American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy1520 Kensington Road, Suite 202
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Phone: (630) 573-0600/ 866-353-2743

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Digestive Disease National Coalition
507 Capital Court NE-Suite 200
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 544-7497
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International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
P.O. Box 17864
Milwaukee, WI 5321
Phone: (414) 964-1799/1-888-964-2001

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International Ostomy Association
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National Digestive Disease Information Clearinghouse
Two Information Way
Bethesda, MD 20892
Phone: (301) 654-3810
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Gastro-intestinal Research Foundation
70 E. Lake Street, Suite 1015
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 332-1350

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National Association for Continence
P.O. Box 1019 

Charleston, SC


Phone: 1-800-BLADDER


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Simon Foundation for Continence
P.O. Box 815
Wilmette, IL 60091
Phone: (847) 864-3913 or (800) 23-SIMON
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United Ostomy Association
P.O. Box 512
Northfield MN 55057-0512

Phone: (800) 826-0826
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Wound, Ostomy & Continence Nurses Society
15000 Commerce Parkway
Suite C
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054 
Phone: (888) 224-9626
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