Diagram Colon Cancer Stages Symptoms
During the early stages of colon cancer, there are often no signs or symptoms. At later stages, symptoms tend to vary based on tumor size and location in your large intestine. These symptoms can include: change in bowel habits
Staging may not be related to the size of the tumor. Treatment decisions also depend upon the stage of a tumor. Staging for colorectal cancer is as follows: Stage 0 – The cancer is found only in the innermost lining of the rectum or colon.