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Can desiccation cure colon cancer?

Desiccation is a process that dries out and shrinks the cancer, either with an electrical charge or with electrified gas. In both cases, it may shrink the tumor. This can help relieve symptoms, but usually does not rid the person of colon cancer. This process is normally only used on someone whose health is too poor to sustain surgery.

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