The earlier the diagnosis, the less invasive and therefore less dangerous the surgical needs
If colon cancer is not diagnosed early then this will have enormous implications for the surgical options that become available. The earlier the diagnosis, the less invasive and therefore less dangerous the surgical needs. Read more about delays in treatment here.
The later the diagnosis the more likely the cancer is to spread and the more pressing becomes the need for invasive open colon surgery, with all its associated risks. If this is something that you think might apply to you then call us without delay.