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Suggest treatment for Crohn's disease in a person with colon cancer

Hi, My elder brother is having Chrons disease and during operation was diagnosed with colon cancer ... and was operated again and he was tested for colon cancer again and was positive, so he is getting treatment ...
 

What causes abdominal cramping post colon removal?

Sigmoid colon removed (24 ) healthy and a mistake; prior I had no gastro pain; inability to go ... to end, surgeon connected colon to side of rectum with strips of mesh. I have what feels like pulling ...
 

Does enlarged ovary cause tethering of colon?

question is could the enlarged ovary be causing the tethering of colon what should I do? I live in a remote ...). There was a thick walled hypoechoic lesion of 25x24x21cm without vascularity plus 2 simple cysts of 17mm and 20mm ...
 

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 tortuous colon

I have a theory that a TORTUROUS COLON or one that is elongated and or twisted and one that may ... case the person with condition is forced to strain against the urge to defecate sometimes until the end ...
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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 ? ...
 

How to treat stage 5 colon cancer?

My mother had colon cancer and recovered from that. When a pet scan was done it showed she had ... can not do another round of radiation and chemo will not work. How long can she expect to live her ...
 

What are the symptoms of potential colon cancer?

Hi my mother has been having bouts of rectal bleeding-approx. every 5 days. No pain, just a burning sensation. She has experienced this with and without a bowl movement. Is this a common symptom for colon ...
 

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 causes dark colored stools in a person with elongated colon?

I am 83 years old and have an elongated colon with extra bends. My gastorentomologist has told me that any possible side-effects from milk of magnesia are better than being constipated. I have had regular ...
 

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 ...
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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
 
I am 23 i had a 1.9cm hypeeplastic pylop removed 22cm from anal verge am i at risk for cc.will i ar increased risk for anything is that size pylop large
Your risk of colon cancer is regular (like every other person). Polyp removal made this risk regular. Moreover colon cancer is extremely rare at your age. The size of removed polyp is rather small than large.
 
sir can it be a colon cancer
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