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What is the survival rate of stage 0 colon cancer?

Stage 0 colon cancer is very treatable and often curable. Because it hasn't spread beyond the inner layer of the colon, surgery can often cure 90 percent of stage 0 colon cancer cases. The survival rate at five years is over 95 percent.

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