Colon rectal cancer, also known as colorectal cancer, is a type of cancer that affects the colon or rectum. Symptoms include abdominal pain, changes in bowel habits, and rectal bleeding. The risk of developing colon rectal cancer increases with age, family history, and certain lifestyle factors.
Prevention and early detection are important in the management of colon rectal cancer. This can be achieved through regular screenings, such as colonoscopies, and by maintaining a healthy lifestyle.