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Bowel cancer is a general term for cancer that begins in the large bowel.
Our Health A-Z contains more information on Bowel Cancer.
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Diverticular disease and diverticulitis are related digestive conditions that affect the large intestine (colon).
Our Health A-Z contains more information on Diverticulitis.
Important: If you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.