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Can a person live without a colon

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Suggest treatment for polyps in the colon

it. Thanks very much. XXXXXXX . I live in Boonville, N.Y. North of Utica, N.Y. ...
 

Suggest treatment for lazy colon

Hi, I have had a lazy colon most of my life (when I was younger I was afraid to tell my parents and it leaked out and I went up to 6 months without a proper bowel movement). I've had a lot of sinus infections ...
 

What is the life span of a stage 4 colon cancer patient?

will be on a maintenance dose . Can a person live a long time like that ...Yes I have stage 4 colon cancer and I was too when I get done with my las four chemo s we will do ...
 

Diagnosed with colon cancer. Is there a natural approach to healing colon cancer?

I have a friend who was recently diagnosed with stage 2 -3? colon cancer . The doctor told him to go home and get his affairs in order as he gave him 6-12 months to live. It was suggested that he ...
 

Suggest ways to detect colon cancer

wish there were another way to detect colon cancer or perform a colonoscopy without the sedation ...
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History of colon surgery. Abdominal pain. Need help

I had colon surgery 2 years I have divaticulosis since the surgery I still have pain in my left ... they seem to help then starts the pain and discomfort this is no way to live I am beside myself and don ...
 

Carry bag always, removed colon cancer. Normal life?

Hi doctor, my brother just has his colon cancer removed and he is still in the hospital. After his ... a bag for the rest of his life. Can my brother live a normal life despite the bag? How dangerous is it ...
 

What causes a twisted colon?

What causes a twisted colon? They couldn t finish my colonoscopy because of this condition..I had ... for 5 years & let that condition go without further tests ? ...
 

Have hep c and cirrhosis of the liver, colon cancer, spot on lung, cancer in bones. Tried chemotherapy. Life span?

long a person in my situation will live approximately, and is there any other options besides chemo ...I have hep c and cihrossis of the liver for at least 10 years. 2 years ago I had colon cancer ...
 

Suffering from colon, pain after every stool. Developed Haemorrhoids, Candida overgrown in colon. Will Bicom work?

Hello, My problem is the colon .After almost every stool , I have very big pain in my colon on the right and left side of it.Very often I develop hemorroides without even been constipated or having ...
 

Can a colon removal cause a person to gain weight?

i had 12 inches my colon removed, did ge hooked backed up. it has been a year and i have gained 15 pounds. i have always been 135 pounds even after having 2 kids. i am 5 foot eight. small boned. i just ...
 

What could be the symptoms of colon cancer after stage 4?

My husband has Stage IV colon cancer; has had chemo off and on for five years. He is now on hospice, as he could no longer tolerate the treatment. Is there always intense pain when a person dies from colon ...
 

Can a colonoscopy increase chances of developing colon cancer?

Can a colonoscopy actually increase a persons chances of developing colon cancer? I had ... are nearing 80, all are in good health. No history of colon cancer in the family tree. Right now I am having ...
 

What are the chances of mortality in a stage 4 colon cancer?

my mother-in-law has been told she has stage 4 colon cancer which has metastised to her lungs (she ... t want to ask what the doctors have said but need to have a sense of how long she may live - it s truly ...
 

What is the prognosis if had colon cancer metastasized to the liver?

be ok and pull through it without him passing away . my name is lisa from south carolina ...
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I know someone who has IBS and other issues,but she has a very foul smell like fecal. I know its not hygenic. What can cause a person to smell so horrendous?
bad colonization of gut by baceria
 
does ulcer results to colon cancer?
Yes but not always, if it left untreated or have history of smoking alcohol some functional factors then developing cancer is likely
 
will I have symptoms for colon cancer
Hello, Many cases of colon cancer have no symotoms,however following symptoms can be seen in the patients,like... Blood in stool,constipation,diarrhoea,change in bowel habits,pain abdomen,fatigue,weighloss etc. Thanks
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