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feces

[fee-sees] solid waste matter; stool.

What is anal cancer?

... The colon absorbs water and liquid from the digested food. The waste matter
that is left after going through the colon is known as feces or stool. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/analcancer/detailedguide/anal-cancer-what-is-anal-cancer

Can colorectal polyps and cancer be found early?

... Fecal occult blood test. The fecal occult blood test (FOBT) is used to find occult
blood (blood that can't be seen with the naked eye) in feces. ...

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

Cancer Glossary

... fecal occult blood test or FOBT Search. a test that looks for hidden blood in
the feces (stool) by putting a small sample of stool on a special card and ...

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

Cancer Glossary

... large intestine Search. the lower part of the intestine, running from the small
intestine to the anus, which absorbs most of the fluid from the feces. ...

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

Colorectal cancer screening tests

... Fecal occult blood test. The fecal occult blood test (FOBT) is used to find occult
blood (blood that can't be seen with the naked eye) in feces. ...

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

Surgery for anal cancer

... It is a permanent opening in the abdomen where the end of the colon
is attached so that feces can exit the body. A bag ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/analcancer/detailedguide/anal-cancer-treating-surgery

Can colorectal polyps and cancer be found early?

... Fecal occult blood test. The fecal occult blood test (FOBT) is used to find occult
blood (blood that can't be seen with the naked eye) in feces. ...

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

Constipation

Constipation is the infrequent or difficult passage of hard stool
(feces), which often causes pain and discomfort. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/dealingwithsymptomsathome/caring-for-the-patient-with-cancer-at-home-constipation

Colorectal Cancer Early Detection

... S” or “sigmoid” shape. The waste matter that is left after going through
the colon is known as feces or stool. It goes into the ...

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

Colorectal cancer screening tests

... Fecal occult blood test. The fecal occult blood test (FOBT) is used to find occult
blood (blood that can't be seen with the naked eye) in feces. ...

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