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A 22-year-old female asked:

I am 22 and experiencing incomplete evacuation after a bowel movement and occasional flatulence. can it be colorectal cancer-i have no family history?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Geisler
Gynecologic Oncology 28 years experience
See a GI doctor: The symptoms are not common for colorectal cancer but if it is a change, see a GI doctor.
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Dr. Travis Kidner
Surgical Oncology 18 years experience
Probably not: Colon cancer would not be the first diagnosis i would come up with those symptoms in a 22 year old. Best to see your friendly GI doctor to help with your symptoms.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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