Colon cancer claims the most lives after lung cancer. 80% of cases can be prevented if detected early.
You should undergo colonoscopy if you notice any of the following signs or symptoms:
- blood in the stool
- chronic fatigue,
- weight loss
Esophageal-gastric cancer is a silent disease with few early signs.
You should undergo gastroscopy if you notice any of the following:
- swallowing difficulty
- retrosternal pain
- voice changes
- weight loss or loss of appetite.
The only way to prevent cancer is to detect it early.
Note: Information is indicative and not absolute medical advice. Your family doctor must be informed at all times.