Ever wondered what ablation means (it’s a treatment technique)? Histology? Lynch Syndrome? Find out these definitions (and more) in this slideshow.
From initial diagnosis to metastasis, each stage of colon cancer has specific testing and treatment. Stage 0 has not spread, for instance, while stage 4 could be in the liver and lungs.
Through new therapies, colon cancer has become a manageable chronic disease such as diabetes or heart disease. Here are 10 facts you should know about advanced colon cancer.
What do you need to know about Lynch syndrome, an inherited cancer disorder? It raises the risk of colon and rectal cancer, among other cancer types.
Microsatellite instability (MSI) can result in tumors throughout the body, including the colon. These are often cancerous. Learn more about this condition in this slideshow.