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Does colon tumor cause infection and abscess in the colon?

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Dr. Carolyn Messere
Surgery - Colorectal
5 doctors agree

In brief: It can

Tumors can cause these things, but they are not the most common cause.
Diverticulitis and colitis are much more common causes for abscess and infection.

In brief: It can

Tumors can cause these things, but they are not the most common cause.
Diverticulitis and colitis are much more common causes for abscess and infection.
Dr. Carolyn Messere
Dr. Carolyn Messere
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Dr. Christian Schultheis
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Possibly

It could if left untreated. Hope this helps.

In brief: Possibly

It could if left untreated. Hope this helps.
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Dr. Christian Schultheis
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