Advertisement

What is the survival rate of stage I colon cancer?

Stage I colon cancer is very treatable and often curable. Because it hasn't spread beyond the colon wall, surgery can often cure 70 to 90 percent of stage I colon cancer cases. The survival rate at five years is over 90 percent.

Continue Learning about Stage 1 Colon Cancer

Are there alternative treatments for stage I colon cancer?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
Stage I colon cancer cannot be treated through alternative treatments. However, they can help treat ...
More Answers
What are the characteristics of stage I colorectal cancer?
Dr. Vincent T DeVita JrDr. Vincent T DeVita Jr
T1-T2, N0, M0: The cancer has grown through the muscularis mucosa into the submucosa (T1) or it may ...
More Answers
What are the symptoms of stage I colon cancer?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
Colon cancer symptoms often center around the colon and digestive system. Rectal bleeding or bloody ...
More Answers
How does stage I colon cancer affect the body?
Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
Stage I colon cancer may have no symptoms and show no apparent affect on the body. However, even sta...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.