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... mark at the end of my post. I was just wanting to know what would the chances be for a 26 year old with no family history to get colon cancer? ... (3 replies)
... I was wondering if anybody knew what the chances of colon cancer in a 26 year old with no family history would be? ... (3 replies)
... I really dont think you have colon cancer at such a young age. ... (7 replies)

... d be flat like stools. Again, this led me to Dr. Google where obviously bowel and colon cancer was plastered everywhere. ... (0 replies)
... Hi, I am 25 years old and turn 26 in January. I am 179cm tall and weight around 65. I am wondering if my symptoms are Colon Cancer or is just a long therm Hemorrhoids. I got symptoms for Hemorrhoids when I was at early 19. ... (1 replies)
... Hi Matthew, I would say fairly rare in your age bracket with no family history of it. But if you have any symptoms of bleeding/aches from your rectal area it is worth getting it checked out by a doctor. hope this helps a wee bit...Take care. (3 replies)
... Matthew- welcome, and sorry your first post here was for such an unfortunate reason. The short answer is "it depends". I'm not an expert on this but there are veterans who have been there/done that who might be able to offer some encouragement/support if you're willing to volunteer more info. What stage is it, for example? (3 replies)
Colon Cancer
Dec 4, 2008
... Can I just start by saying I wish anyone who has got this illness a quick recovery as it is now close to my heart, unfortunately 1 week ago I lost my 26 year old friend to Colon Cancer. ... (1 replies)
... I was symptom free until about 2 weeks ago, I then had a lot of bleeding, which the ER doctor told me was from a hemmorhoid, I was doubtful and he did then schedule me for a colonoscopy. The resut was a 4.5 cm adenocarcinoma in my sigmoid colon. So now I am facing surgery. I am scheduled for surgery next Friday 8/26/05. He is going to perform the general surgery... (23 replies)
... I'm curious as well one of my mom's friends at work was just diagnosed with 4 different tumors at 26 years of age. He had one in his colon and liver, not sure about the other two. They suspect its metastisized stage 4 colon cancer. Main symptom he had was he had lost a tremendous amount of weight. ... (5 replies)
... are usually one of the first signs and symptoms, and peak incidence for colorectal cancer is 60 to 79 years, so you can almost rule it out on age alone. ... (3 replies)
... I guess I should mention I dont have the best eating habits. I stay up really late at night and sleep really late the next day. I only eat 2 meals a day. ... (4 replies)
... colonoscopy and if that is clear, then in another three years. At 26 you are young to have had a polyp and with a history of cancers even if not colon cancer in your family, you should definitely request a referral for a colonoscopy. ... (4 replies)
... I read another post of yours and noticed many similarities. I was also diagnosed on January 26, 2007 with Stage 3c rectal cancer. I was 48 at the time. I went through six weeks of radiation followed by surgery on May 1, 2007 and six months of chemo,same drugs that you mentioned along with Avastin. ... (13 replies)
... For me I was much more relieved knowing what I was dealing with rather then thinking and stressing over what it might be. I didn't get the answer I wanted but at least I knew what I was dealing with and a plan was in place to destroy it. ... (13 replies)
... Hey gent1. I ended up with blood in my strool. I have a strong history of colon cancer running in my mom's family so as soon as I saw the blood I didn't waste anytime setting up a doctors appointment. ... (13 replies)
... Thanks for the info! Here is a little more detail to see what you think, since obviously you are very knowledgeable. I am 26 years old. The lumps I have actually assumed are lymph nodes...but could be wrong. ... (6 replies)
Could it be?
May 3, 2004
... I hope you are still checking the board... 26 is NOT too young to have cancer. ... (14 replies)
Could it be?
Mar 3, 2004
... Im 26 And Colon cancer runs through my fathers side of the family,Leukemia on my mothers. My uncle had colon cancer at the age of 35, and my grandfather had ulcerative colitis, and colon cancer. I have had stomach problems for a long time now. ... (14 replies)
Rectal bleeding
Apr 21, 2013
... Well after reading about someone from my local area being diagnosed as have stage 4 colon cancer. seeing the same army doctors as I for the same symptoms. he was told for years that it was hemorrhoids. I am scared! ... (2 replies)

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