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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   
Bum healing by Alister   
PICC line not giving blood by Paul58   
Genetics tests and Lynch Syndrome by Chipper03   
Enhanced optimising team by Jackie25   
Confused with oramorph by Chocs   
Paranoid or not? by Hfscot    Last reply: by Hfscot
curious... by teeceeee    Last reply: by teeceeee
Scared Granny! by oneloopylady    Last reply: by Mary S Nurse Advisor
Just a bit of advice please by Marnypots    Last reply: by Marnypots
Possibly in lung or not by Milko    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Calprotectin by peterd91    Last reply: by peterd91
Can I use Imodium even without diarrheA? by strongsami    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
BRAF V600E by Floss07   
Skin Cancer by ElaineG    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Postive FIT Test by roxyives321    Last reply: by roxyives321
Night sweats j by beckymc81    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Lymphovascular and Perineural invasion by claire73    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Results great but cancer mucinous by Chipper03    Last reply: by Mary S Nurse Advisor