Colon cancer - resourcesResources - colon cancer
The following organizations are good resources for information on colon cancer:
Colon, or colorectal cancer, is cancer that starts in the large intestine (colon) or the rectum (end of the colon). Other types of cancer can affect ...
- American Cancer Society -- www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/index
- Colon Cancer Alliance -- www.ccalliance.org
- National Cancer Institute -- www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/colon-and-rectal
- U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- www.cdc.gov/cancer/colorectal
Review Date: 11/9/2014
Reviewed By: Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.