Slide Show - What are the Symptoms of Colon Cancer?
This slide show describes the various symptoms you might have if you have colon cancer. The numerous tests used to screen for colon cancer are reviewed, including home stool tests, CT scans, colonoscopies, and sigmoidoscopies. The effectiveness and significance of removing polyps by doing a colonoscopy or sigmoidoscopy is also explained. Colon cancer risk factors such as your age, family history of the disease, your lifestyle habits, and having other certain diseases are discussed as well.