Colon Cancer (cont.)
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The primary treatment of colon cancer is to surgically remove part of your colon. Suggestive polyps, if few in number, may be removed during colonoscopy.
Chemotherapy after surgery can improve your likelihood of being cured if your colon cancer has spread to nearby lymph nodes.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/13/2015
Robert J Fingerote, MD, MSc, BSc
Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD
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