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Cancer of the small intestine is difficult to identify with the diagnosis, but there are five symptoms that indicate its possible presence. Their listed oncologist Ivan Karasev in his Instagram.
According to him, the intestine is considered to be difficult to study. For many years cancer was diagnosed during surgery, it’s now possible to do without it.
The main signs of cancer Karasyov called nausea and vomiting, bloating, constipation or diarrhoea, pain in the navel area, blood in the stool. “Relatively asymptomatic development leads to the fact that the tumour reaches the last stages and is detected by chance,” said the doctor.
The medic said that at risk are people with hereditary polyps and chronic bowel diseases. To inflammatory processes can lead to an overabundance of fried, fatty and smoked in the diet, so for prevention it is recommended to limit the use of such food.
The most common types of cancer in Russia last year was a melanoma and skin cancer. Followed by breast cancer, respiratory system, colon, prostate. Cancer of the small intestine is considered quite rare and is one to three percent of all tumors of the gastrointestinal tract.
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