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Does cohn disease increase your risk for colon cancer?
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
3 doctors agree
In brief: While Chron's can
Have varied course, it can affect the entire gut.
It's cousin, ulcerative colitis that affects the large bowel, is the cancer prone malady. Chron's, aka regional enteritis, can cause a great deal of misery, but it is not usually a cancer prone illness.

In brief: While Chron's can
Have varied course, it can affect the entire gut.
It's cousin, ulcerative colitis that affects the large bowel, is the cancer prone malady. Chron's, aka regional enteritis, can cause a great deal of misery, but it is not usually a cancer prone illness.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Chronic inflammation
Can always trigger excess cell turnover, which could lead to cancerous cells forming.

In brief: Chronic inflammation
Can always trigger excess cell turnover, which could lead to cancerous cells forming.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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