Colon diseases

Diseases of the colon — what you need to know

There are many common colorectal health conditions that affect the colon and rectum. These include colon polyps and colon cancer, and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) such as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, plus diverticulosis, and diverticulitis. 

Take a moment to learn more about diagnosing and treating these colorectal health conditions.

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