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www.cancer.net/cancer-types/colorectal-cancer/types-treatment

Surgery. Surgery is the removal of the tumor and some surrounding healthy tissue during an operation. It is often called surgical resection. This is the most ...

www.webmd.com/colorectal-cancer/default.htm

Jan 6, 2020 ... Colon cancer and cancer of the rectum can begin as a small polyp, detectable through regular cancer screening, such as colonoscopy. Colon ...

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/colon-cancer

Colon and rectal cancers occur when the cells that line the colon or rectum become abnormal and grow out of control. This cell growth may interfere with the  ...

fascrs.org/patients/diseases-and-conditions/a-z/rectal-cancer

The most common symptoms of rectal cancer are a change in bowel habits, such as constipation or diarrhea, narrow shaped stools, or blood in your stool. You ...

www.medicinenet.com/colon_cancer/article.htm

Colorectal cancer is a malignant tumor arising from the inner wall of the large intestine (colon) or rectum. Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer in ...

www.mskcc.org/cancer-care/types/colon

The rectum makes up the last six inches of the large intestine. Cancers found in the two organs are often grouped together as colorectal cancer. Colon cancer often ...

www.mountsinai.org/health-library/diseases-conditions/colon-cancer

Colon cancer. Colorectal cancer; Cancer - colon; Rectal cancer; Cancer - rectum; Adenocarcinoma - colon; Colon - adenocarcinoma; Colon carcinoma.

www.cff.org/Life-With-CF/Transitions/Colorectal-Cancer-and-CF/About-Colorectal-Cancer

. These cancers are also called colon cancer or rectal cancer, depending on where the cancer starts. Although many colorectal cancers can be prevented ...

www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/bowel-cancer

Bowel cancer. Bowel cancer means cancer that starts in the large bowel (colon) and the back passage (rectum). It is also known as colorectal cancer.

www.dana-farber.org/colon-cancer/about

A personal history of cancer of the colon, rectum, ovary, endometrium, or breast. A personal or family history of adenomas (polyps) in the colon or rectum. These ...