About Bowel Cancer
Cancer of the bowel is when cells in the bowel change and affect how the bowel works normally. The main symptoms of bowel cancer are a change in your normal bowel motion, blood in your stools, pain or discomfort in your tummy, weight loss. Bowel cancer can be diagnosed by tests such as a rectal exam, colonoscopy, barium enema, CT colonography... more
Early signs and Symptoms
The symptoms of bowel cancer can include: A change in your normal bowel motion, such as diarrhoea or constipation. Feeling you have not emptied your bowel fully after a motion. Pain or discomfort in your abdomen (tummy) or back passage. Trapped wind or fullness in your tummy.
Weight loss. Tired and breathless (due to anaemia from blood loss)... more