colorectal cancer

(redirected from Bowel cancer)
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Related to Bowel cancer: colon cancer, irritable bowel syndrome, Stomach cancer
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colorectal cancer

n. cáncer colorectal, carcinoma colónico rectal.
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But screening is designed to detect bowel cancer before it has a chance to develop.
BOWEL cancer is the second most deadly cancer in Scotland - behind lung cancer - and Scotland has the highest incidence of bowel cancer in the UK.
CUTTING meat out of the diet reduces the risk of bowel cancer, especially if you eat fish as well as vegetables, a study has shown.
A CHARITY has criticised hospitals - including Huddersfield Royal Infirmary - for not doing enough to identify potential genetic bowel cancer threats to families.
Last night, health chiefs in the region said the potential threat from bowel cancer had to be taken more seriously.
LOVED actress Lynda Bellingham Lhas revealed she will be stopping treatment for her terminal bowel cancer in November - leaving her with just weeks to live - and the country is united with a mix of admiration and grief.
South Australia has the highest bowel screening participation rate in the country with more than 28,000 people returning a completed bowel cancer test during 2012/13.
But one cancer that's not widely talked about is bowel cancer, the second biggest cancer killer in the UK.
WHEN Rachel Bown was diagnosed with stage 4 bowel cancer - the worst stage - at the age of 45, the chirpy single mum was eager to find a way to make sense of the ensuing chaos and distract herself, and so began writing lists.
A newly-released report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) revealed New Zealand and Australia as the countries with the highest bowel cancer rates in the world.
ISLAMABAD -- Snacking on sweet treats like biscuits, cakes, fizzy drinks, crisps and desserts may increase the risk of bowel cancer, a new UK study suggests.
A BOWEL cancer survivor is urging people to take action during an awareness month for the disease.