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diverticulitis

[die-ver-tick-you-LIE-tis] inflammation in small pouches that form at weak points in the colon wall, which can cause slight bleeding and positive results on fecal occult blood tests (FOBTs) and fecal immunochemical tests (FITs). See also colon, fecal occult blood tests, fecal immunochemical tests.

Erlotinib

... People who have had peptic ulcers, diverticulosis, or diverticulitis are at higher
risk, as are people taking steroids, aspirin-like drugs, or certain other ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/erlotinib

Esophageal Cancer Survivor Moving Forward

... But in February 2014 a diagnosis of diverticulitis – a painful condition of
the colon – led to a colonoscopy and upper endoscopy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/survivorshipduringandaftertreatment/storiesofhope/esophageal-cancer-survivor-moving-forward

Can colorectal polyps and cancer be found early?

... cancers and polyps can cause blood in the stool, other causes of bleeding
may occur, such as ulcers, hemorrhoids, diverticulosis (tiny pouches that ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-detection

Get Past the Yuck to Help Save Lives

... Most positive FOBTs result from common, non-cancerous problems in the
stomach or bowel - things like ulcers, diverticulosis, or hemorrhoids. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/expertvoices/post/2011/09/26/get-past-the-yuck-to-help-save-lives.aspx

Cancer Glossary

... diverticulitis Search [die-ver-tick-you-LIE-tis]. inflammation in small pouches
that form at weak points in the colon wall, which can cause slight ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=d

Colorectal cancer screening tests

... cancers and polyps can cause blood in the stool, other causes of bleeding
can occur, such as ulcers, hemorrhoids, diverticulosis (tiny pouches that ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/moreinformation/colonandrectumcancerearlydetection/colorectal-cancer-early-detection-screening-tests-used

Colorectal Cancer

... cancers and polyps can cause blood in the stool, other causes of bleeding
may occur, such as ulcers, hemorrhoids, diverticulosis (tiny pouches that ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003096-pdf.pdf

Colorectal Cancer Prevention and Early Detection

... cancers and polyps can cause blood in the stool, other causes of bleeding
can occur, such as ulcers, hemorrhoids, diverticulosis (tiny pouches that ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003170-pdf.pdf

Imatinib

... People who are being treated for a gastrointestinal stromal tumor or who have
had peptic ulcers, diverticulosis, or diverticulitis may be at higher risk ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/imatinib

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... nbsp;Most positive FOBTs result from common, non-cancerous problems in
the stomach or bowel - things like ulcers, diverticulosis, or hemorrhoids ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/expertvoices/category/feed/cancer-screening-tests.aspx