Colon Cancer

Colon cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the large intestine (colon).

Colon cancer is sometimes called colorectal cancer, which is a term that combines colon cancer and rectal cancer. Colon cancer and rectal cancer are often grouped together because they have many features in common.

This site provides general information. Please talk to your own doctor to make healthcare decisions that are right for you. 

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