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.
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
Managing Cancer Care