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Last Updated: 18 January 2022

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Colon Cancer is cancer that in tissues of colon. Rectal Cancer is cancer that forms in tissues of rectum last several inches of large intestine close to anus. Colorectal Cancer affects digestive system. This includes large small intestines. Large intestine is also called colon. Colorectal Cancer is third leading cause of Cancer - related deaths in United States among both men and women. For men, only lung and prostate cancers higher numbers. In women, only and breast cancers outrank Colorectal Cancer. Intestines break down absorb food and water. They also carry away body's digestive waste products. Genetic screening can determine if patients may be at risk for getting disease. Adenocarcinoma of colon and grows slowly. Long Time May Pass Before It Becomes Large Enough To Cause Symptoms. When symptoms do occur, they vary depending on location of tumor, its type, how far it has spread and complications it may have cause. On right - hand side of colon, blockage usually doesn't occur until later stages. This is because space inside colon is large, colon wall is fairly thin and material passing through is mostly liquid. Some tumors may grow big enough to be felt from outside of body. If there bleeding inside, it usually isn't obvious. However, person may feel weak or tired because of anemia caused by loss of blood. On left - hand side of colon, space inside colon is smaller and material that passes through it is semi - solid. Colon Cancer cause both constipation and diarrhea. Person May Feel Cramp - Like Pain In Stomach. Stool may be or mixed with blood. In Rectal Cancer, most common symptom is usually bleeding when going to bathroom. Cancer of rectum should be considered whenever there is rectal bleeding, even if other causes such as hemorrhoids are present. Person may as if there is incomplete evacuation. There is usually no until later stages of condition. Feeling full very while eating. Weakness and pain in abdominal area main treatment for colon cancer is surgery. Part of large bowel with cancer is remove, with surrounding lymph nodes. Remaining bowel are joined together. Surgery is cure for 70 percentage of patients colon cancer. Persons who have cancer that is limited to mucous lining of colon have best chance of survival. Persons who have cancer in lymph nodes have less optimistic outlook. Treatment of Rectal Cancer depends on how far tumor has spread and how close it is to rectum. If there are not enough healthy colons to reconnect after tumor is remove, person may need colostomy. This is rarely permanent.

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Causes and Risk Factors

Colorectal Cancer forms when DNA in cells in colon or rectum develop mutations that may make them unable to control growth and division. In many cases, these mutated cells die or are attacked by immune system. But some mutated cells may escape immune system and grow out of control, forming tumor in colon or rectum. Exact Cause Of Colorectal Cancer Is Not Know, But Certain Risk Factors Are Strongly Linked To Disease, Including Diet, Tobacco Smoking And Heavy Alcohol Use. Also, people with certain hereditary cancer syndromes or family history of colorectal Cancer have high risk of developing disease.

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Symptoms

Colon cancer is cancer that forms in of colon. Rectal cancer is cancer that forms in tissues of rectum last several inches of large intestine close to anus. Colorectal cancer affects digestive system. This includes and small intestines. Large intestine is also called colon. Colorectal cancer is third leading cause of cancer - related deaths in United States among both men and women. For men, lung and prostate cancers show higher numbers. In women, only lung and cancers outrank colorectal cancer. Intestines break down absorb food and water. They also carry away body's digestive waste products. Genetic screening can determine if patients may be at risk for getting disease. Rectal cancer begins in innermost lining of bowel called mucosa. As tumor grows, it invades rectal wall and extends outward. Second place cancer spreads is to lymph nodes and blood vessels that surround rectum. Last Place Rectal Cancer Spreads Is To Distant Organs Such As Liver. Blood tests, chest X - rays, and CT scans of abodmen and pelvis are commonly performed to determine stage. Transrectal ultrasound is one of most important tests to evaluate stage of rectal tumor. This is best test to determine depth of growth of tumor in layers of bowel wall, as well as determine if lymph nodes are involve. Stage I. Cancer is contained only in inner layers of rectal wall. There is no to adjacent lymph nodes or other organs. Stage II. Cancer has grown through all layers of bowel wall, but not to lymph or other organs. Stage III. Cancer has spread to adjacent lymph nodes, but to other organs. Stage IV. Cancer has spread to other organs such as liver or lungs. First Area Colon Cancer Grows Is From Innermost Layers Of Bowel Wall To Outer Layers. Second place cancer spreads is to lymph nodes and blood vessels surround colon. Last Place Colon Cancer Spreads Is To Distant Organs Such As Liver. Blood tests, chest X - rays, and CT scans of abdomen are commonly performed to help determine stage. Stage I. Cancer is contained only in inner layers of colon wall. There is no spread to adjacent lymph or other organs. Stage II. Cancer has grown through all of bowel wall, but not to lymph nodes or other organs. Stage III. Cancer has spread to adjacent nodes, but not to other organs. Stage IV. Cancer has spread to other organs such as liver or lungs. Adenocarcinoma of colon and grows slowly. Long Time May Pass Before It Becomes Large Enough To Cause Symptoms.

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