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Carcinoid tumor of small intestine

esneath
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Joined: Nov 2005

My husband recently had a portion of his small intestine removed because of a carcinoid tumor. Can anyone please address the issue of diarrhea. He is taking cholestyramine for this at the present.

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Joined: May 2006

Hello,

You may want to contact the American Cancer Society's National Cancer Infromation Center. Cancer Information Specialists are available 24 hours a day and can assist your question along with providing medical information as well as local resources. They can be reached at 1-800-227-2345 or by clicking on the "Contact ACS" link at the top of this page.

Take care and be well,

Dana
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