Understanding Cancer of the Colon

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Photo of sessile polyp on colon lining
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A man holding a hamburger.
A toiletpaper holder on the wall.
Photo of colon polyp removal
A radiologist reviewing a colon CT scan.
Photo of colon x-ray
Photo of colon cancer cells
Illustration of colorectal cancer stages
A doctor discussing colon cancer options with a patient.
Colon cancer removal surgery
A man under a scanner being treated with radiation for colon cancer.
A patient with a chemoport on the hand being treated for colon cancer.
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A person making a salad.
A woman stretching while exercising.

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Reviewed by Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor on Thursday, June 06, 2013

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