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... What did you do about it? My father has the exact same symptoms and we are back from the hospital today. The Oncologist and the Gastro-Enterologist are aware of this problem, but they say its nothing to worry. I would like to know what you have done ? Did you go to the doctor again? Regards Sarath (1 replies)
... My Father has Stage 4 colon cancer and a colostomy on the right side of his belly. ... (1 replies)
... Yes, it could be tissue that is a result of the sewing up of that end of the colon. You don't say where in the colon the colostomy is. The further away from the rectum the more common it will be for mucous to continue to be expelled. ... (1 replies)

... His CEA blood test was 3.5. Now in July it is 10.5 and yesterday it is at 10.7. ... (4 replies)
... Well said, and I agree with everything you said up to the point of "fear." We all fear different things in life, and it's ok to be scared about the unknown, and even the known. Cancer and treatment are scary things. ... (14 replies)
... Hi everyone. My husband was diagnosed with rectal cancer in August 2006, age 43. we were devastated like you all. ... (11 replies)
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Aug 25, 2006
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... I am 39 years old. I first noticed blood on toilet paper in 1996. I did see a doctor at that time but they didn't see anything in a cursory examination. ... (7 replies)
... Hi everyone, haven't been on for quite much has happened in the last 4 months, that I just need to 'chat' to people that know what I'm going thru, I'm tired trying to be strong for everyone... ... (3 replies)
... rectal cancer 3yrs ago. Had surgery to remove tumour ended up with colostomy bag, had chemo. It was a very aggressive cancer and had escaped into lymph nodes. 9mths later it was in the liver, surgeons lasered off cancer. ... (4 replies)
... I had started to notice that my stools were diminishing in diameter. No blood, no other symptoms. ... (7 replies)
What' Going On?
Dec 24, 2002
... My ex husband had surgery for Colorectal cancer. He has a colostomy bag. He said that they "couldn't get all of it" as it was too near some other organs. He went through radiation and chemo for about 6 weeks after surgery. ... (3 replies)
CD- A Bit Worried
Aug 12, 2006
... he past nearly three years. You say now that you want NOTHING to do with cancer afterwards, and my wife still says that, despite her ability to help people much in the same manner I try to!!! ... (5 replies)
... still suffering really badly from sore, icy cold and tingling feelings in his feet and his fingers, he was on a 6 month course of oxyplatin plus 5 FU, finished in March this year, did anyone else have these symptoms after finishing the 6 month course? ... (1 replies)
For Cancerdad
Sep 14, 2005
... ation of the stoma. I'll get a date shortly, but should be beginning of Oct sometime. I opted for just the colostomy, because there is NO WAY they can decipher in the scarred mess where the nerves are, blood vessels, etc. The only thing they can do is stent the urerters to save those. ... (28 replies)
Friend of a friend
Nov 30, 2006
... inches in from the anus. ... (10 replies)
... My Dad was diagnosed with Stage III colon cancer back in March of 2003. He had a tumor the size of a grapefruit in his lower colon near the rectum. ... (2 replies)

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