What Is Colon Cancer? Every Thing You Need To Know Here

2Mechanism behind development of colon cancer

Mechanism behind development of colon cancer
Mechanism behind development of colon cancer

Most cases of colon cancer begin as benign growth of tissue. These tissues of excessive growth are termed as polyps. In a multistep process, the polyps can become malignant. This malignant potential is a result of accumulation of different mutations, which arise due to uncontrollable division of cells. However, not all polyps are cancerous. A brief review of type of polyps is discussed as follows.