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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   
Throbbing pain where tumour was by EssexDan    Last reply: by EssexDan
Pain in right side below ribs and above hip by Barbara   
concerned by kani    Last reply: by kani
Blood in stool - scared! by ilovepugs    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Blood in stool - scared! by ilovepugs   
Anal Cancer by george1960    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Eyebrow tattoos by debs4dennis    Last reply: by debs4dennis
Colon cancer and burst appendix by TeaBag    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Stomach Lining by LIDA    Last reply: by LIDA
Filling Defect by TonyR    Last reply: by TonyR
Information Please by Cathy13    Last reply: by Cathy13
Colonoscopy by LIDA    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Tumour size by fireblade401    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Biological drugs - Skin side effects by Jane39    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Right hemi colectomy by rcobby    Last reply: by rcobby
Gym by beckymc81    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Anemia following right colectomy. HB as low as 5 (3 times this year) by Graham Indo    Last reply: by Graham Indo
Is this the end? by fultime    Last reply: by fultime