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  • Resource Guide for Colorectal Cancer


    Address:6116 Executive BLVD, RM 3036ABethesda, MD 20892-2580


    Internet address: http://www.cancer.gov

    Description of services provided:This website provides information on all types of cancer, including colorectal cancer. This site also provides cancer statistics, information on clinical trials, and research news.


    Address:Colorectal Cancer Network (CCNetwork)PO Box 182Kensington, MD 20895-0182


    Internet address: http://www.cancerlinksusa.com/colorectal/index.asp

    Description of services provided:This site provides information for caregivers and patients, as well as a chat room, support groups, and medical information.


    Address:5411 N University Drive, STE 202Coral Springs, FL 33071

    Phone:1-877-422-2030 (toll-free helpline)

    Internet address: http://www.ccalliance.org

    Description of services provided:Colon Cancer Alliance offers a comprehensive collection of colorectal cancer resources, including educational information, listing of support groups for patients and caregivers, news and research, and advocacy.


    Address:The Familial Colon Cancer RegistryHuntsman Cancer InstituteUniversity of Utah2000 Circle of HopeSalt Lake City UT 84112


    Internet address: http://www.huntsmancancer.org/

    Description of services provided:The Registry provides a data base for physicians and patients interested in participating in clinical research about familial colon cancer and provides support and education for patients with familial colon cancer.

    Revision Information

    • Reviewer: Brian Randall
    • Review Date: 09/2012
    • Update Date: 00/91/2012
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