Digestive problems often occur during adolescence and the first symptom we have to refer to them, Sunday, March 31 is marked World Day of colon cancer, a disease that is often confused because of their colitis symptoms.
What are the symptoms of colitis can be confused with colon cancer in recent years is growing not only in Mexico but in the world, according to a surgical oncologist in the department of digestive tumors of the National Cancer Institute (Inca), Itzel Sarmiento Vela.
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symptoms of colitis
- Diarrhea (in some cases there is blood or pus)
- Abdominal pain and cramps
- Rectal bleeding evacuate
- I feel unable to evacuate and
- rectal pain
- Uncontrolled weight
In the case of colon cancer, as a rule, do not always have symptoms, but the constant defecation can be a warning sign of bleeding. In any case, it is advisable to visit a doctor to perform the necessary tests and to provide appropriate treatment.
Symptoms of colon cancer
- continuous bleeding rectally
- weight loss
- thin stool
- recurrent abdominal distention and / or permanent.