Advertisement

What are the symptoms of stage III colon cancer?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Colon cancer symptoms often center around the colon and digestive system. Rectal bleeding or bloody bowels for a few weeks are common. A person may also feel gassy or have painful cramps, and may feel like they cannot empty his/her bowel completely. They may also feel tired or weak and lose weight.

Continue Learning about Stage 3 Colon Cancer

How do other illnesses affect stage III colon cancer?
Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhDDr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
A variety of other illnesses can increase your risk for stage III colon cancer. Certain inherited sy...
More Answers
What is the rate of incidence for stage III colon cancer?
Diana MeeksDiana Meeks
Although the specific rate of stage III colon cancer is unknown, colon cancer is one of the most com...
More Answers
What increases my risk for stage III colon cancer?
Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhDDr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
A variety of lifestyle and heredity factors can increase your risk for stage III colon cancer. Older...
More Answers
How does stage III colon cancer affect the body?
Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhDDr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Stage III colon cancer may have no symptoms and show no apparent affect on the body. In stage III co...
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.