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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

Treatments for Small Intestine Cancer

Home Diagnostic Testing

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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 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 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. 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, 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 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 more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is 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 more »

Small Intestine Cancer: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Small Intestine Cancer

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Small Intestine Cancer: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Small Intestine Cancer

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