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... the other was surgically removed in July with a Sigmoid resection. ... (3 replies)
... The width of the stool is not an indicator of whether someone has colon cancer or not. ... (1 replies)
... Hello. Yesterday, my doctor confirmed my fears that I have colon cancer. Its a 3" mass in my sigmoid colon. My CT scan was okay but since I have an allergy to iodine contrast, the surgeon is ordering an MRI just to be conclusive. ... (3 replies)

... They say it is not in any other organs nor in the bones. She had a multitude of tests including a Pet Scan. How the Oncologist described it was " in the rectum, a bit north, into the sigmoid colon and most likely thru the colon wall with a few lymph nodes affected " Everything I've read says this is a slow growing cancer so I don't understand how she can have such a... (19 replies)
... I am sorry about your test results. It sounds like your results are simular to those my husband had 2 years ago. We were told that he had a flat mass near the sigmoid colon that they could not remove. They told us that they biopsied it and we would have to wait for the results. ... (3 replies)
... and chemo treatments, but is doing well and is back to work. Please don't give up and continue to ask questions. Also, there are options to surgically remove the tumor nodules in her abdominal area as well....that is the same way my husbands had spread. ... (4 replies)
... eed to go for frequent colonoscopies if you are at risk. If you can catch them early you are good to go. From what I understand, too, it is not the size of the tumor that matters as much as the depth of the tumor. They can tell the depth of the tumor with a transanal ultrasound for rectal cancer... ... (10 replies)
... and since polyps grow slowly, regular colonoscopies can definitely help prevent colon cancer for the most part. ... (10 replies)
Colon cancer
Jan 6, 2013
... Bingo, right at the start of the colon was a tumor, no where else. ... (1 replies)
... The CT Scan revealed that I had an intussusception in my sigmoid colon. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, I am new here to your website. My husband, 54 years old just had a malignant tumor removed from his sigmoid colon area the size of an eggplant last Monday. Having a colostomy bag is not how he visioned his lifestyle, but so be it. ... (7 replies)
... to diagnose colon tumor or cancer? ... (3 replies)
... I was diagnosed last March, Stage 3, with 3 positive lymph nodes (out of 22 taken) The tumor was in my sigmoid colon, and I had a re-section, without a colostomy. There was no spread to any other my surgeons words, my liver "looked beautiful". I finished chemo in October, and so far, so good.... Windy :-) (3 replies)
... Hi Jeni, I remember that Larry had a CT scan done both before and after radiation. We knew going into surgery that the tumor was significantly smaller than prior to radiation. Larry's tumor was located high in the rectum, close to the sigmoid colon. ... (16 replies)
... y liver looked "beautiful".....I think they did a visual, and felt around the rest of my colon, and said it looked "fine"....They couldn't get the scope past the tumor in my sigmoid colon during the colonoscopy, so the rest of it was examined when the surgeon was in there removing my sigmoid, and the tumor... ... (16 replies)
... Amb: I am VERY SORRY. I hope my interpreting helps you, but I really am sorry it's NOT good news. I wish you and your Mom my prayers and good thoughts. Warm Regards, CancerDad :angel: (8 replies)
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Aug 22, 2006
... My husband was diagnosed T3N1M0 a little over a year ago. His tumor was located high up in the rectum near the sigmoid colon. He is six weeks post op from his reversal surgery and is cancer free and returning to work this week. ... (8 replies)
... Hey Joe I had a colonoscopy in August following an episode of bleeding, prior to that I did have a lot of abdominal cramping. They found a rather large tumor in the sigmoid portion of my colon, and It was biosped with the results taking about 3 days to come back. ... (1 replies)
... My mother is recovering from a resection of a poorly differentiated tumor which obstructed her ascending colon. ... (3 replies)
... As for radiotherapy... they typically only use that for rectal or sigmoid colon cancers... ... (6 replies)

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