Review: Colon, rectal cancer risk is higher with diabetes

09/28/2011 | Reuters

An analysis of 14 international studies found that patients with diabetes were at a 38% greater risk of developing colon cancer compared with those without the disease. Researchers said diabetes was also associated with a 20% increased risk of rectal cancer in men. The results were reported in the American Journal of Gastroenterology.

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