Writing about your experience is a far better way to show your feelings. It provides an outlet to describe your emotion. I am very much inspired by the people who write their personal experience. I am doing the same. A couple of days ago, I was walking along the road where i met a man, who was bald, and i was wondering that my intuition can be right about this person, suffering from cancer. He was so calm and quiet, what are his feelings about cancer. He replied “it seems like i am dying each day”. It was a very disturbing statement.
Here is a little description about cancer, because many people are unaware about Colon Cancer. As per American society of cancer, it is a form of cancer. It mainly develops in 1 among 20.
- Family history of colorectal cancer / cancer in the genes.
- Polyps in the colon.
- Diet rich in fat
- Chronic ulcerative colitis
What are the Symptoms of Colon Cancer?
Almost as many people with colon cancer are completely unaware that; they have the condition to develop the cancer unless they are screened for it. This is just because it has no symptoms. Moreover, just in case the people experience symptoms, then they may have the following:-
How is Colon Cancer Diagnosed?
Your doctor may also suggest you to go for a colonoscopy. Colonoscopy is a test that confirms the presence of colon cancer and locates any polyps or tumours present in the colon or rectum
Tests that examine the colon and rectum:-
Certain factors that may affect the chance of recovery and treatment options.
- A particular stage of cancer (whether the cancer is in the lining of colon or has spread in the walls or spread to lymph node or in other parts of the body).
- Whether the cancer has blocked or made a hole in the colon.
- Are cancer cells left after the surgery?
- General health of patient.
Treatment for Colon Cancer
The main treatment given to people with colon cancer mainly includes — surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and counselling. Depending upon the stage of colon cancer, person having, you may be given a choice to choose between many treatments or you may be advised to have more than one treatment. Moreover, there are possibilities even after treatment, the cancer may come back. Currently there are no ways to determine, if this will occur.