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Should I talk to my doctor about my stage I colon cancer symptoms?

You should definitely talk to your doctor if you are experiencing symptoms of stage I colon cancer. In many cases, symptoms may not present for a while. Feeling weak and fatigued are the most common early symptoms, and although those alone certainly do not mean stage I colon cancer, it's a good idea to see your doctor. The earlier stage I colon cancer is caught, the more curable it is.

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