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If you have a question for our nurses, please post it here or email nurse@bowelcanceruk.org.uk. Typically you will receive a response within 2-4 working days. Please note this is for non-urgent enquiries only. If you are feeling unwell please contact your hospital team or GP.

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What are the symptoms of bowel cancer? (check here) by Bowel Cancer UK   
Abdominal pain. by Yvonne    Last reply: by Yvonne
Debaulking by jamtart    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Explain the KRAS mutation by lorraine grant    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Options regarding CRC by jj    Last reply: by jj
Should I be worried? by chloe    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Has cancer returned! by Afraidboy    Last reply: by Afraidboy
MRI Liver & Spleen by bigjp    Last reply: by Mary S Nurse Advisor
Ct scan by Marnypots    Last reply: by Marnypots
Numbness in left leg by judith    Last reply: by Mary S Nurse Advisor
Warm feeling by Redhead    Last reply: by Mary S Nurse Advisor
Running out of options... by mrwelder    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Oxaliplatin laryngeal spasms by Linda 1895    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
On going pain post op by positivethoughts    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Rising Cea by kellyh15    Last reply: by kellyh15
Missed chemo tablet by beckymc81    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Bowel habits post op by bethvid    Last reply: by bethvid
nephrostomy tube And chemo by smiggs05    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
CEA levels by jean    Last reply: by jean