What are the signs and symptoms of colon cancer?

Updated: Apr 15, 2020
  • Author: Tomislav Dragovich, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: N Joseph Espat, MD, MS, FACS  more...
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Answer

Colon cancer is now often detected during screening procedures. Other common clinical presentations include the following:

  • Iron-deficiency anemia

  • Rectal bleeding

  • Abdominal pain

  • Change in bowel habits

  • Intestinal obstruction or perforation


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