The cause of colon cancer is unknown. It is possibly genetic but there is very little proof of it being anything specific.
Body System and Interaction
It mainly effects the bowl system. It can cause you to lose weight can also cause you to have discomfort.
One option for treatment is surgery. One type of surgery is a partial colectomy, where the surgeon takes out part of your colon. Also there is chemotherapy and radiation therapy.
Exercise regularly, eat healthy, know your history, and get screened.