Colon and Rectal Cancer 
 
The National Cancer Institute treatment summary for colon and rectal cancer. 
 
This National Library of Medicine colorectal cancer topic page provides links to authoritative articles covering the basics (overview, latest news, diagnosis/symptoms, treatment, prevention/screening), learn more (disease management, related issues) and reference shelf. 
 
 
 
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Disclaimer:  The information contained at this website is not intended to replace the care of a primary care physician, specialist, or other professional health care provider.  It is intended solely to complement  that care and is for general informational purposes only.  Any health information found on the Internet should always be discussed with your health care provider.
 
This page is maintained by the librarian at Mercy Hospital in Scranton, a member of the Health Information Library Network of Northeastern Pennsylvania (HILNNEP). 
 
Last updated: February 20, 2013