IS COLON CANCER FATE?
Today, it is known that all colon cancers develop from the background of adenoma (POLYP). This situation provides a great advantage for early diagnosis and a good treatment removes colon cancer from your life.
The transition period from adenoma (polyp) to cancer is quite long; around 10-12 years.
Colon cancer is the third most common cancer and the third leading cause of cancer death among both men and women. However, it is among the most curable cancers when diagnosed and treated in its early stages.
As with all cancers, the most important factor in the treatment of colon cancer is early diagnosis. The main treatment for colon cancer is surgery. It is possible to completely get rid of colon cancer with good treatment if diagnosed early.
DIAGNOSIS: Definitive diagnosis of colon cancer is made by colonoscopy and should be preferred because it provides biopsy opportunity. Colonoscopic diagnosis is up to 99% with the experience of the person performing the procedure.
If colonoscopy performed by inexperienced staff, the lesion can easily be overlooked. After all this, will colon cancer be a destiny?
The answer to the question may be as follows: It is possible to prevent colon cancer to a large extent by eating a diet rich in fiber,