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Stomach aches. Is that a sign of colon cancer? Or colon pains are down lower?

9 doctors weighed in
Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Could be

Hundreds of conditions can cause stomach aches.
Colon cancer is one of those conditions which can cause abdominal pain. See your doctor for a thorough evaluation.

In brief: Could be

Hundreds of conditions can cause stomach aches.
Colon cancer is one of those conditions which can cause abdominal pain. See your doctor for a thorough evaluation.
Dr. Carlo Contreras
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Incomplete informati

"stomach aches" is a vague complaint due to many intra-abdominal pathologies and colon cancer would not be high on the list.
A physical examination, lab tests, and imaging may be needed to determine the cause.

In brief: Incomplete informati

"stomach aches" is a vague complaint due to many intra-abdominal pathologies and colon cancer would not be high on the list.
A physical examination, lab tests, and imaging may be needed to determine the cause.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Pain needs an answer

In general, unexplained pain warrants an explanation, ie a diagnosis.
Seek help from an internist, GI or surgeon, depending on severity.

In brief: Pain needs an answer

In general, unexplained pain warrants an explanation, ie a diagnosis.
Seek help from an internist, GI or surgeon, depending on severity.
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
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