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Abdominal pain and bloating can be symptoms of colon cancer

According to experts, stomach pain on the background of bloating may indicate developing cancer of the intestine. Scientists named other signs besides pain and swelling, the presence of which should immediately consult a doctor for examination.

“Among the typical symptoms of colon cancer can distinguish the presence in the stool of blood, cramps, abdominal pain and bloating, unclear weight loss, as well as the condition of General weakness”, – said the scientists.
The colon is the final parts of the digestive tract. It distinguished the cecum with Appendix, ascending colon, transverse colon, descending colon, sigmoid and rectum. Colon cancer is a malignant tumor that grows from the mucous membrane lining the walls of the colon. In most cases the tumor is in the sigmoid, cecum, or rectum.

Doctors say that the aforementioned symptoms, including abdominal pain and bloating, can take place under less dangerous health conditions, so their presence does not mean from bowel cancer. Therefore, in such cases it is important to seek examination, and especially important to make an appointment with your doctor if deviations from normal operation of the intestine and changes in the stool are observed far more than one day, said the experts. Colon cancer is slow growing disease, and with early detection the prognosis is usually favorable.

“A serious signal of possible bowel cancer are mucus or pus in the stool, pain, bloating and strong cramping in the abdomen, diarrhea with a duration exceeding 24 hours, passing nausea and vomiting, and dizziness,” – added the researchers.
Earlier Magicforum wrote about the fact that scientists have found the sugar mannose the ability to stop the progression of cancer and improve the effect of chemotherapy.

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