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Como Es El Cancer De Colon

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Last Updated: 18 January 2022

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Colon and rectum are part of large intestine. Colorectal Cancer when tumors form in lining of large intestine. It is in both men and women. Risk Of Developing Colorectal Cancer Rises After Age 50. You are also more likely to get it if you have colorectal polyps, family history of colorectal cancer, ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease, eat diet high in fat, or smoke. Diarrhea or constipation, feeling your bowel are not empty completely. Blood in your stool stools that narrower than usual. Frequent gas pains or cramps, or feeling or bloated. Weight loss with no known reason, fatigue, nausea or vomiting because you may not have symptoms at first, it's to have screening tests. Everyone over 50 should get screen. Tests include colonoscopy and for blood on stool. Treatments for colorectal Cancer include chemotherapy, radiation, or combination. Surgery can usually cure it it is found early.

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Overview

Sometimes Bowel runs in families. If one or more of your close members have had Bowel Cancer, it may increase your risk. This is especially case if they were diagnosed before age of 55, or if there are two or more close relatives on same side of your family with Bowel Cancer. Family history of other such as endometrial Cancer, may also increase your risk of developing Bowel Cancer. Some people have faulty genes that increase their risk of developing Bowel Cancer. These faulty genes cause small number of Bowel cancers. There are two main genetic conditions that occur in some families: familial adenomatous polyposis - this condition causes hundreds of polyps to in Bowel. If these polyps are not remove, they become cancerous. Lynch syndrome - this syndrome is organised by fault in gene that helps cell's DNA repair itself. If you are concerned about your family history, talk to your doctor about having regular check - ups or ask for referral to family cancer clinic. To find out more, Cancer Council 13 11 20. For overview of what to expect during your cancer care, visit What to expect - Bowel Cancer. This is short guide to what is recommended from diagnosis to treatment and beyond.

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Causes

In general, colon cancer when healthy cells in colon develop changes in their DNA. Cell's DNA Contains Set Of Instructions That Tell Cell What To Do. Healthy cells grow and divide in orderly way to keep your body functioning normally. But when cell's DNA is damaged and becomes cancerous, cells continue to divide even when new cells aren't needed. As cells accumulate, form tumor. With time, cancer cells can grow to invade destroy normal tissue nearby. And cancerous cells can travel to other parts of body to form deposits there.

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