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Besides colon polyps, is there anything else that might increase my risk of colon cancer?

10 doctors weighed in
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
7 doctors agree

In brief: Several

Family history, personal history of breast cancer, history of inflammatory bowel disease, such as ulcerative colitis to name a few.

In brief: Several

Family history, personal history of breast cancer, history of inflammatory bowel disease, such as ulcerative colitis to name a few.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Ulcerative colitis is a severe risk.
Family history of colon cancer. Hereditary conditions like peutz-jeghers syndrome (pjs) are associated with colon polyps and increased risk of colon cancer.

In brief: Yes

Ulcerative colitis is a severe risk.
Family history of colon cancer. Hereditary conditions like peutz-jeghers syndrome (pjs) are associated with colon polyps and increased risk of colon cancer.
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
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