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Deborah Jones

Family & Friends Rectal Cancer North Carolina
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“My father was diagnosed with colon cancer at the age of 45. He had to have surgery and no other treatments. My brother and I had to have colonoscopies at 45 as well. However, I kept putting mine off - I finally had mine at age 57. I hated the prep process, that's why it took me years to have it done. They only found one polyp and removed it. It wasn't as bad as I thought it would be. I have to have another one done in five years and I will make sure to get it done.”

Advice: “You definitely need to have it done. That polyp they found and removed could have easily turned into cancer years down the road.

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