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What are the symptoms of bowel cancer? (check here) by Bowel Cancer UK   
Waiting for scan results by Sarah Morgan    Last reply: by Sarah Morgan
Low ferritin by EJO    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
blood passed in the loo by Kate M   
Treatment advise please help by Wren17   
Cold sweats by Yvonne   
My husband is abusing his oxynorm by sinead    Last reply: by sinead
Anaemia and cancer by fultime    Last reply: by fultime
Oxiplatin stopped by lottie77    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Fertility preservation by Ruth563    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Soft diet by beckymc81    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Query by Christine    Last reply: by Jane SH Nurse Advisor
Blockage after hemicolectomy by beckymc81    Last reply: by beckymc81
Hickman line by milo    Last reply: by milo
Laryngeal spasm oxaliplatin by Freddie    Last reply: by Mary S Nurse Advisor
Persistent very low backache by bexly33    Last reply: by bexly33
Bowel exam by dc1    Last reply: by Mary S Nurse Advisor
Dexamethasone by angelj    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor