Ask the Nurse

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.

Posts in this section can only be replied to by the nurses. If you wish other users to respond to your question you will need to post it in another topic on the community as well.

What are the symptoms of bowel cancer? (check here) by Bowel Cancer UK   
Neuropathy by bexly33   
Polyp by GD62    Last reply: by GD62
Itching - advice please by lujabuck    Last reply: by Mary S Nurse Advisor
Classifications of lynch syndrome by willow3   
Black marks on skin during chemo by Wanderlust83    Last reply: by Mary S Nurse Advisor
Lump in abdomen. by peterd91    Last reply: by Lizalou
Why am I having an MRI scan pelvis as well as one year CT? by debz    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Low Iron by JoMo    Last reply: by JoMo
Advice please by lindi    Last reply: by Charlotte Nurse Advisor
Loperamide and digoxin by hayleyo   
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