Dr. Srikar Malireddy/Oncologist says "If they go to the advance stage they could have other symptoms like blood in the stool, abdominal pain, wieght loss. but by the time the cancer is detected if it were to go to the advance stage, the cure is not possible so it is better if we detect it at an earlier stage."
Since March is colon cancer awareness month, this is a good time to schedule a colonscopy. If you have any questions or concerns you can always call The American Cancer Society's toll free number: 1-800-227-2345.
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