Anal Cancer: The Basics
The anus is an organ that helps you control moving stool from the rectum to the outside of the body. Anal cancer is caused by anal cells growing out of control. This article provides basic information about anal cancer, its staging and how it is treated.
Anal Cancer: Staging and Treatment
This article provides an overview of anal cancer staging and treatment.
Surgical Procedures: Surgery and Staging for Anal Cancer
Anal cancer is cancer of the anus. Surgery can be used to not only stage this cancer but also as a form of treatment. This article will review these surgical procedures, possible risks and how to care for yourself after surgery.
Surgical Procedures: Colostomy
A colostomy is a surgical procedure that is done to connect the colon to the surface of the abdomen, allowing stool to pass into a collection bag.