MSI-L colorectal cancer
MSI-L colorectal cancer: Introduction
MSI-L colorectal cancer: Colorectal cancer is classified based on the microsatellite instability status and this is important for effective clinical management. MSI-L colorectal cancer is not clearly defined.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of MSI-L colorectal cancer is available below.
Symptoms of MSI-L colorectal cancer
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symptoms of MSI-L colorectal cancer
Treatments for MSI-L colorectal cancer
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to MSI-L colorectal cancer:
- Colon & Rectal Cancer: Home Testing
- Food Allergies & Intolerances: Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with MSI-L colorectal cancer?
MSI-L colorectal cancer: Related Patient Stories
Causes of MSI-L colorectal cancer
- Genetics is a very important risk factor for development of colorectal cancer. Familial polyposis, in which patients inherit a mutant copy of the APC tumor suppressor gene, is rare but confers very high risk
- more causes...»
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More information about causes of MSI-L colorectal cancer:
MSI-L colorectal cancer: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and MSI-L colorectal cancer
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be...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 intestinal imbalance.
The digestive system contains a variety of "good"...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...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 diarrheal...read more »
Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease
is often over-diagnosed.
Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or...read more »
Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various...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...read more »
Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that
any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease.
The reality is that there are...read more »
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi....read more »
Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic
disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's.
The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild symptoms in the early years,
and...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...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 ...read more »
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MSI-L colorectal cancer: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Cancer Specialists:
- Digestive Health Specialists (Gastroenterology):
- Rectal/Anal Health Specialists (Proctology):
- Senior Health Specialists (Geriatrics):
- more specialists...»
Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:
Hospitals & Clinics: MSI-L colorectal cancer
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
for medical facilities in specialties related to MSI-L colorectal cancer:
Hospital & Clinic quality ratings »
Choosing the Best Hospital:
More general information, not necessarily in relation to MSI-L colorectal cancer,
on hospital performance and surgical care quality:
MSI-L colorectal cancer: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
MSI-L colorectal cancer: Animations
More MSI-L colorectal cancer animations & videos
Prognosis for MSI-L colorectal cancer
Prognosis for MSI-L colorectal cancer:
MSI-L is usually associated with a poor prognosis.
More about prognosis of MSI-L colorectal cancer
MSI-L colorectal cancer: Broader Related Topics
Types of MSI-L colorectal cancer
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