During treatment for colorectal cancer, you can do things at home to help manage your side effects and symptoms. If your doctor has given you instructions or medicines to treat these problems, be sure to also use them.
The World Health Organization (WHO) classification of tumors of the colon and rectum include the following:
Intraepithelial neoplasia (dysplasia) associated with chronic inflammatory diseases
Low-grade glandular intraepithelial neoplasia.
High-grade glandular intraepithelial neoplasia.
For more information about learning how to live with cancer, read "Taking Time: Support for People With Cancer" from the National Cancer Institute. This booklet is available online at www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/takingtime.