Stages of Colorectal Cancer and How to Prevent It

Stages of Colorectal Cancer and How to Prevent It

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
Colorectal cancer is the fourth most-common type of cancer diagnosed among Americans, after (1) skin cancer, (2) prostate/breast cancer, and (3) lung cancer. Also broken down into colon cancer and rectal cancer, colorectal cancer can be aggressive and can quickly become metastatic – spreading to other organs.