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... Are there folks here with a lot of skin tags who have also been dx'd with colon polyps? ... (9 replies)
... That said, personally I have had ONE skin tag form in my life. It did so about 6 months prior to my going to the doctor concerned about the blood in my stool which turned out to be from a rectal tumor. ... (9 replies)
... very interesting. I started having several small skin tags around my lower neck and shoulder area about 10 years ago. I recently had a colonoscopy and it showed several polyps which were removed. ... (9 replies)

... I have had four colon polyps removed in the past six years, one precancerous, the rest benign. I also have had a benign cervical polyp removed. ... (9 replies)
... I guess I never heard of that connection. My husband was diagnosed with rectal cancer July 2005. He has always had lots of skin tags. ... (9 replies)
... Interesting... I have some skin tags. ... (9 replies)
... not done because of the skin tags!! ... (9 replies)
... read. Maybe as some kind of assurance. Maybe just to occupy myself until the test results come back. I'm wound so tight right now, I'd probably jump out of my skin at a loud noise... literally. This is my 3rd cancer scare in 2 years and its getting old. Not getting any easier, just old. ... (9 replies)
... I had painless internal hemorroids for 8 years Mine unfortunately bled really badly over time (eg. clots of blood) and I ended up having to receive 2 blood transfusions. Last year I took a deep breath and went to see a Colon/rectal Doctor who was brilliant and said he would use Rubber Band ligation to get rid of 3 large internal hemorroids. I had the 3 banded over a 3... (5 replies)
... Paul, I have never heard of any relation between skin tags and colon cancer. My DH has skin tags and was just checked by colonoscopy and he has a healthy colon. I have heard that skin tags are not dangerous. Hope your IBS symptioms improve. ... (8 replies)
... So are you a colon cancer survivor, then? ... (8 replies)
... they are sort of like internal skin tags. The reason I asked about sessile vs. ... (8 replies)
... Paul, this is really odd. I have never heard of skin tags as a sign of colon cancer BUT about 6 months before I was diagnosed with a cancerous tumour in my rectum I had a skin tag show up in my left armpit. ... (8 replies)
... Thank you for assurance, we will know wednesday, what amazes me is my hubby has had 4 diff family physicians, you know how docs move around, but not 1 ever mentioned him having a base line colon test, some men think if a doctor doesn't ask for such and such a test then you don't need it, but heart trouble is all they dwelled on, i coned him by saying"you know i notice skin... (5 replies)
... I had rectal cancer and over 50 polyps and I have kept most of them due to the fact that you cannot remove them all. But I get them biopsied frequently :) (9 replies)
... I'm so glad to hear your husband's doing so well. :) For some reason, my mind made the connection a couple of weeks before the colonoscopy. I then decided to check out studies to see if there really was any correlation. While there are a decent amount of clinical studies out there, they tend to conflict and many are inconclusive. Was hoping someone else had made the... (9 replies)
... I have underarm skin tags and Ive read these are a sign of colon cancer is this true, I only have them under my arms.I also suffer with IBS symptoms although doctor said everything was normal with blood tests. ... (8 replies)

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