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Nursing Care Plan – Hepatitis A 0

Nursing Care Plan – Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A, (formerly known as infectious hepatitis), is an acute infectious disease of the liver caused by Hepatitis A virus, which is most commonly transmitted by the fecal-oral route via...

Nursing Care Plan – Chickenpox 0

Nursing Care Plan – Chickenpox

Chicken pox is an acute and highly contagious disease of viral etiology that is characterized by vesicular eruptions of the skin and mucous membrane with mild constitutional symptoms. Nursing Care...

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Nursing Care Plan – Colon Cancer (Colorectal Cancer)

Nursing Care Plan – Colon Cancer (Colorectal Cancer)

Colorectal cancer is a disease in which normal cells in the lining of the colon or rectum begin to change, start to grow uncontrollably, and no longer die. These changes usually take years to develop; however, in some cases of hereditary disease, changes can occur within months to years. Both genetic and environmental factors can cause the changes. Initially, the cell growth appears as a benign (noncancerous) polyp that can, over time, become a cancerous tumor. If not treated or removed, a polyp can become a potentially life-threatening cancer. Recognizing and removing precancerous polyps before they become cancer can prevent colorectal cancer.