Excel Hospital
  • Colorectal Cancer

    • The colon and rectum are part of the large intestine. Colorectal cancer occurs when tumors form in the lining of the large intestine.

  • Risk Factors

    • Over age 50
    • Colorectal polyps
    • Family history of colorectal cancer
    • Ulcerative colitis or Crohn"s disease
    • High fat diet
    • Smoking

  • Symptoms

    • Diarrhoea or constipation
    • Blood in stool
    • Stools that are narrower than usual
    • Frequent gas pains or cramps, or feeling full or bloated
    • Weight loss
    • Fatigue
    • Nausea or vomiting

  • Diagnosis

    • Colonoscopy
    • Ct Scan
    • Stool test

  • Treatment

    • Surgery
    • Chemotherapy
    • Radiotherapy