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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Norma jo Waxman
32 years experience Family Medicine
Please see MD : This is not something we can answer via telemedicine. Colon cancer would be very unlikely at you age, but there are other serious causes for your sym ... Read More

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not Very Likely: Given your age it is highly unlikely you have colon cancer. Major factors that increase the risk of colon cancer include family history, age, and infl ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gabriel Goren
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Yes!: Ascending colon cancer's first presentation could be anemia! check please occult blood in stool too and if positive a colonoscopy is needed immediate ... Read More
Dr. David Dang
13 years experience Radiology
Yes.: There are many causes of anemia (low iron count) including chronic bleeding. Colon cancer can cause chronic bleeding, leading to anemia. This can usua ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: However not among the most common cause for individuals your age. Family history is critical as well in evaluating young patients with constipation. T ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Colon cancer: 32 F. 40 lb weight loss, tailbone pain for 7 months, heavy rectal pressure, change in bowel habits. Possible colon cancer? ANS: Possible but not likel ... Read More
A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Likely: But you need a biopsy. Nothing is for sure
A female asked:
Dr. Marwan Akasheh
38 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Worries colon cancer: first I need to know your age and family history of colon cancer and other cancers and your BMI and your eating habits and your smoking drinking daily ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Means cancer ofcolon: What else do you want to know?
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
See below: Colon cancer usually develops from a polyp which is an abnormal growth of abnormal cells ultimately leading to colon cancer with or without spread to ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Rothfeld
36 years experience Radiology
Abnormal growth: Colon cancer is an abnormal growth of cells that line the inside part of the wall of the large intestine(colon).
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