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Medical Reference Related to Colorectal Cancer

  1. Colon Cancer Genetic Testing - Should I Be Tested?

    The decision to take the test for genetic colon cancer is personal. You may have emotional, financial, and family reasons for taking or not taking the test. You might choose to be tested because:You have received genetic counseling, understand the risks and benefits of testing, and feel that the benefits outweigh the risks. You have a personal history of more than 20 colon polyps, especially at a

  2. Colorectal Cancer Surgery

    WebMD explains types of surgeries and other procedures to treat colorectal cancer.

  3. More Tests for Colorectal Cancer

    An initial test to check for abnormalities in the colon is virtual colonoscopy. WebMD tells you more.

  4. 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.

  5. Colostomy Questions and Answers

    WebMD provides answers to questions about living with a colostomy, including care, travel, and supplies.

  6. Colonoscopy

    Colonoscopy screens for abnormalities, including cancer, in the colon and rectum. Learn more from WebMD.

  7. Inherited Colorectal Cancer

    WebMD explains the two most common inherited forms of colorectal cancer and how they are detected and treated.

  8. Follow-Up Care for Colorectal Cancer

    Follow-up care after treatment for colorectal cancer is very important. WebMD tells you what to expect.

  9. Clinical Trials for Colorectal Cancer

    WebMD explains the basics of participating in a clinical trial if you have colorectal cancer.

  10. Frequently Asked Questions About Colorectal Cancer

    WebMD answers common questions about colorectal cancer, including screening recommendations and tests, and how to combat cancer-related fatigue.

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