Metastatic Colon Cancer, the Dangerous Shape of Colon Cancer
Colon cancer is dangerous. It seems simple and light cancer, and it does, because most of people have higher risk to get this cancer. Actually, the colon cancer can be easily detected. For example, you can see it from your stool shape, or if you feel stomach pain or cramps, and many more. You can get more information about this matter from your doctor. However, the other thing that you need to pay more attention is the metastatic colon cancer icd 9 code. We can say that this is one of most dangerous colon cancer or maybe it’s more to the effect that colon cancer can give to you. So, what is this condition?
We can say that metastatic colon cancer icd 9 code is the worst effect of colon cancer. It can happen, if the colon cancer doesn’t treat and cured as soon as possible. Like other cancer, it will keep grow and spread. And, for colon cancer, when it grows beyond its limit and spread to other organ, it’s called the metastasis condition and the cancer will be called metastatic colon cancer. The ICD 9 Code is the code that used to determine the effect of the spread. There are many other codes that can be classified into ICD 9, such as 153.0 for hepatix flexure, 153.9 for colon and many more. You will know more about this matter from your doctor. In most case, metastatic colon cancer can spread into your bone, which causes pain and fractures, lungs, liver, which causes skin problem, lymph and even brain. If it affects the brain, you will get more problems, such as speech problem, seizure and memory loss.
So, what can we do, if we have metastatic colon cancer icd 9 code? Actually, there are many ways that you can use to treat this condition. Surgery is the common method to treat this colon cancer. However, you also can use other therapies, such as MRI, CT, chemotherapy, biologic therapy and radiation therapy. You just need to consult with our doctor, to know more about the best treatment for your condition.