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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   
Discharge by Tallica46    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Solid tumour by Diane Marie    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Stoma "concerns" by Mr Kevin Harris    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Constipation medication by Scardycat    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Watch and wait by Debsim    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Adjuvant Chemo after liver resection by seasalt    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Husbands bowel situation by Gems43    Last reply: by Gems43
Ulcerating bowel tumour by lisamj    Last reply: by lisamj
DPD test by Poppies    Last reply: by Poppies
Still worried after Histology Report by Donna C    Last reply: by Donna C
After radiochemo by monzaman    Last reply: by monzaman
Time interval between neoadjuvant chemo and surgery by Siona    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
CEA by sampxo    Last reply: by Mary S Nurse Advisor
Uncomfortable/painful area right at tail end by bexly33    Last reply: by bexly33
Kidney damage? by Ada    Last reply: by Ada
Low platelets by Cyand    Last reply: by Cyand
RAS Wild & RAF Wild by catsnsnacks    Last reply: by catsnsnacks
Drug availability problem for bile salt malabsorption by Barbara    Last reply: by Barbara
Hair loss but no chemo by Floss07    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor