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Is it normal while having radiation for a part of the tumor

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Is it normal while having radiation for a part of the tumor from colon cancer to expel via rectum?
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 months ago.

This is Dr. David

yes, it is normal to have bowel movements and discharge of mucus from your rectum and anus when you are having radiation therapy for colon cancer.

is that what you mean by expel via rectum?