Aetiology and risk factors for Ca colon and CA rectum

The etiology and risk factors for both Ca colon and CA rectum are same.


☹- SAD
S- smoking
A- alcohol
D- dietary factors (red meat is bad, fibre is good)

Risk factors

Familial polyposis coli
IBD – ulcerative colitis
Adenomatous polyp
Colorectal family

Old age ,obese and lack of physical activity predispose to cancer colon and rectum

Apart from these general etiology for cancer such as genetics , family history etc

For both of these answers imagine an American old obese man who is smoking and drinking and eating beef burger (red meat) on a couch.


Acute Pancreatitis

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