Bowel Cancer

Colorectal cancer is also known as bowel cancer. Bowel cancer is cancer that starts in the large bowel (colon cancer) or back passage (rectal cancer).

According to the 2023 National Cancer Registry of Ireland (NCRI) report, 2,560 men and women are diagnosed with bowel cancer in Ireland every year 1,466 men and 1,093 women.. To learn more about the condition and some helpful advice to support you at every step of your bowel cancer journey, click below.

Bowel Cancer: What you need to know


Bowel Cancer: Symptoms

Bowel Cancer: The Facts

BowelScreen - It could save your life


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