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Colorectal Cancer—Patient Version

OVERVIEW
Colorectal cancer often begins as a growth called a polyp inside the colon or rectum. Finding and removing polyps can prevent colorectal cancer. Explore the links on this page to learn more about colorectal cancer prevention, screening, treatment, statistics, research, clinical trials, and more.

TREATMENT
PDQ Treatment Information for Patients
Colon Cancer Treatment
Rectal Cancer Treatment
Childhood Colorectal Cancer Treatment

COPING WITH CANCER
The information in this section is meant to help you cope with the many issues and concerns that occur when you have cancer.

Feelings and Cancer
Adjusting to Cancer
Support for Caregivers
Survivorship
Advanced Cancer
Managing Cancer Care

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Breast Cancer—Patient Version

OVERVIEW
Breast cancer is the second most common cancer in women after skin cancer. Mammograms can detect breast cancer early, possibly before it has spread. Explore the links on this page to learn more about breast cancer prevention, screening, treatment, statistics, research, clinical trials, and more.

TREATMENT
PDQ Treatment Information for Patients
Breast Cancer Treatment
Male Breast Cancer Treatment
Childhood Breast Cancer Treatment
Breast Cancer During Pregnancy

COPING WITH CANCER
The information in this section is meant to help you cope with the many issues and concerns that occur when you have cancer.

Feelings and Cancer
Adjusting to Cancer
Support for Caregivers
Survivorship
Advanced Cancer
Managing Cancer Care

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Bladder Cancer—Patient Version

OVERVIEW
The most common type of bladder cancer is transitional cell carcinoma, also called urothelial carcinoma. Smoking is a major risk factor for bladder cancer. Bladder cancer is often diagnosed at an early stage. Explore the links on this page to learn more about bladder cancer treatment, screening, statistics, research, and clinical trials.

CAUSES & PREVENTION
NCI does not have PDQ evidence-based information about prevention of bladder cancer.

More information
Cancer Prevention Overview (PDQ®)

COPING WITH CANCER
The information in this section is meant to help you cope with the many issues and concerns that occur when you have cancer.

Feelings and Cancer
Adjusting to Cancer
Support for Caregivers
Survivorship
Advanced Cancer
Managing Cancer Care