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Bowel Cancer Claims (colon cancer)

Bowel Cancer Claims (colon cancer)


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Bowel cancer is the second most common cancer in the UK accounting for 10% of all deaths.  Statistics suggest that 35,000 people are diagnosed with bowel cancer each year.

With such shocking statistics early detection and treatment are essential for survival. Failure for medical professionals to do so could result in bowel cancer claims.

Anyone can develop bowel cancer however there are certain groups of people who are at risk of developing bowel/colon cancer. These people can include:

  • People over the age of 60 years old
  • Family history of bowel cancer
  • Having a bowel condition such as Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis

Early detection is key to treating this disease.

Doctors should respond quickly to:

  • change in bowel habits
  • changes in faeces
  • blood in faeces
  • weight loss
  • fatigue.

If a patient is presenting with any one of these symptoms basic investigations should be carried out which include rectal examination, endoscopy, blood tests and x-rays.


"Medical negligence claims can be brought due to delay or misdiagnosis of bowel/colon cancer."

 

Melanie Lidstone-Land | Head of Medical Negligence and Personal Injury

We are here to help you

Our medical negligence lawyers have many years experience in helping clients pursue complex bowel cancer claims.

Our clients compliment us on our personalised service, noting that we take the time to listen.

We offer free initial advice for bowel cancer claims and act on a No Win No Fee basis

Contact us today for a free initial consultation

We have offices in Havant/Portsmouth, Southampton and Liverpool.

Call our Havant office: 023 92 483322
Call our Southampton office: 023 80 631111
Call our Liverpool office: 015 12 552286

Fax us: 023 92 483366

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Medical Negligence