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I'm 21 year old female, my father was diagnosed and died from colon cancer, I think I may have some problem with my colon as well.

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Dr. David Carl Houghton
Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
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Colon cancer is very unlikely at such a young age, but you should get a colonoscopy at age 40.
You'll have to be more specific about your symptoms to get any more advice.

In brief: Like what?

Colon cancer is very unlikely at such a young age, but you should get a colonoscopy at age 40.
You'll have to be more specific about your symptoms to get any more advice.
Dr. David Carl Houghton
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