Small Intestine Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer: Introduction
A relatively rare cancer of the small intestine. The small intestine forms part of the body's digestive system and connects the stomach to the large intestine. Different types of cancers can occur in the small intestine e.g. sarcoma, adenocarcinoma and carcinoid tumors. About 5,000 people are diagnosed with the condition each year in the US. ...more »
Symptoms of Small Intestine Cancer
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symptoms of Small Intestine Cancer
Treatments for Small Intestine Cancer
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treatments for Small Intestine Cancer
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Small Intestine Cancer?
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Small Intestine Cancer: Deaths
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Small Intestine Cancer: Complications
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Causes of Small Intestine Cancer
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Disease Topics Related To Small Intestine Cancer
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Small Intestine Cancer: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Small Intestine Cancer
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable bowel...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called ...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can also kill the "good" bacteria in the gut.
This...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning).
In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal...read more »
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma...read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable bowel...read more »
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Small Intestine Cancer: Rare Types
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