Colon cancer and asbestos

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Ksiemonsma
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Colon cancer and asbestos

Postby Ksiemonsma » Tue Dec 14, 2021 1:56 pm

I would love any information that links colon cancer to asbestos exposure, 4 years cancer free from a stage 3C diagnosis and living the good life.
Colon cancer 7/17 age 49
Colectomy 8/17
Stage 3C T4B N2B MO
16/27 lymph nodes
First round of FOLFOX on 9/13/17
3/7/18. 12th round and hopefully last of FOLFOX (9 with oxi)
Clear scans 6/7/18
Clear scans 10/3/18

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CRguy
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Re: Colon cancer and asbestos

Postby CRguy » Tue Dec 14, 2021 3:21 pm

Have you searched already ?
https://www.google.com/search?q=asbestos+colon+cancer
provides a large number of studies and reports

My father died age 86 from pleural mesothelioma attributed to occupational exposures. No reference to any abdominal/intestinal pathology.

Peritoneal mesothelioma may be attached to the membranes of the colorectum BUTT is not primary CRC as we know it here.

Please share your findings with the forum
Best wishes
CRguy
Caregiver x 4
Stage IV A rectal cancer/lung met
14 Year survivor
my life is an ongoing totally randomized UNcontrolled experiment with N=1 !
Review of my Journey so far


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