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Is irritable bowel syndrome a risk factor for getting colorectal cancer?

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not in of itself

However poor diet low in fiber and poor fluids worsen ibs and are also contributing factors to the development of colon cancer.

In brief: Not in of itself

However poor diet low in fiber and poor fluids worsen ibs and are also contributing factors to the development of colon cancer.
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Dr. Edward Gold
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

No. Irritable bowel is mot a risk factor for colon cancer.

In brief: No

No. Irritable bowel is mot a risk factor for colon cancer.
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Dr. Edward Gold
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