What worries her in particular is that young adults are disproportionately affected by rectal cancer, which requires more complex treatment than.
Heather Blackburn-Beel was 38 years old when she died from colon cancer, an example of a troubling rise of the cancer's incidence in young.
Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol. Mar;17(1) doi: /s Colorectal Cancer in Young Adults. Venugopal A(1), Stoffel.
As colorectal cancer cases rise in young adults, people in their 30s or 40s must never assume they're too young to get the disease. Patricio.
In the United States, colorectal cancer rates are rising in the under 50s. Also, diagnoses in younger adults are more likely to be of advanced.