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Is there a cure for stage 0 rectal cancer?

Most people with stage 0 rectal cancer recover completely. If you have stage 0 rectal cancer, you will need to have the cancerous polyp removed. This is done during a routine colonoscopy. Usually this procedure eliminates the rectal cancer.

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Are there alternative treatments for stage 0 rectal cancer?
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To treat rectal cancer, you will need to have the cancer removed. There is no reliable alternative t...
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What increases my risk for stage 0 rectal cancer?
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What causes stage 0 rectal cancer?
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Growths called polyps and nonpolypoid lesions can grow on the inner lining of the rectum and lead to...
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Is stage 0 rectal cancer serious?
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Stage 0 is the earliest and least serious stage of rectal cancer. To treat stage 0 rectal cancer, yo...
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