Approximately 50,000 people develop colorectal cancer every year.
]To treat this type of cancer most people undergo surgery followed by chemotherapy and/or irradiation.
No Symptoms Are Known In The Early Stages
Colorectal cancer shows no symptoms in the early stages and can thus grow undetected. Often, some time passes before health problems such as diarrhea, nausea, weakness, unexplained weight loss or blood in the stool occur. Unfortunately, these symptoms are not clear, as they apply to a number of other diseases.