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Treating bowel cancer

Men and women discussing bowel cancer

This section tells you about the treatment for bowel (colorectal) cancer. It includes information about staging and how your doctor decides which treatment you need. There is information about the main treatments – surgery, chemotherapy, biological therapy, and radiotherapy – as well as about follow up appointments and research.

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Updated: 11 April 2016