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Colorectal Cancer, Metastatic or Recurrent - What Increases Your Risk

Even after treatment that seems successful, colorectal cancer may come back (recur). But this depends on the stage of the cancer before treatment.

Your risk for recurrent or metastatic cancer depends on how aggressive your cancer is and how well treatments work.

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Follow-up Care After Colon Cancer

Now that your treatment for colon cancer is over, you'll need good follow-up care in order to live a full and healthy life. That means regular check-ups with your oncologist and primary care doctor to help you maintain the progress you"ve made. Here are some of the things you'll want to think about as you move forward.

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Last Updated: November 14, 2014
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