Month: April 2020

location colon cancer

Colon cancer: despite a late diagnosis, remain optimistic

Despite a late diagnosis, a recent cancer patient was interviewed in regards to staying optimistic and keeping as active as possible. How were you diagnosed? It was complicated. It all started with stomach pain. I went to my gynaecologist, I echoed … Everything was OK. But the pains persisted. I finally went to see a …

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Colon cancer diagnosis – now what?

In Switzerland, there are between 4,000 and 5,000 new cases of colon cancer each year. In this interview, Prof. Dr Christoph Maurer, accredited doctor at the Hirslanden Klinik Beau-Site in Bern and responsible for the Aare gastrointestinal center in Solothurn, explains to us the reasons why a surgical intervention is inevitable for patients suffering from …

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