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Colon Cancer

Bowel pain

07/11/2007

Question:

I have been dizzzy and having sharp pain in my lower left side. My stool size have decreased to pencil like and often watery. What could be some possible causes?

Answer:

Possibilities include diverticultis and colitis. These are also potentially worrisome signs for colon cancer. You should seek the advice of a physician as soon as possible.

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Response by:

Gregory S Cooper, MD Gregory S Cooper, MD
Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University