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Bowel cancer risk. What you need to know if you have Crohn's or colitis

Bowel cancer risk. What you need to know if you have Crohn's or colitis (April 2019)

Crohn’s and Colitis can increase the risk of bowel cancer in some people, particularly for those whose condition affects all or most of their large bowel. This information sheet looks at the relationship between bowel cancer and Crohn’s and Colitis, and how you can reduce your risk. It also describes changes in the lining of the bowel that may develop into cancer, and how these changes are detected.

Author(s)
Crohn's and Colitis UK
Place of publication
St Alban's
Date of publication
April 2019
Pages
12pp
Edition
7th edition
Format
Factsheet
Language
English
Flesch readability score
55.1
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