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Neuroendocrine Cancer Community

Cancer-related Complications

In medicine, a complication means an additional problem that occurs as a disease develops. There are serious complications that may occur which will require urgent medical attention.

Other Cancer-related complications

Never ignore acute abdominal pain. Make sure you mention it to your care team – even if the symptoms ease off. If you have a small bowel Neuroendocrine Cancer and are experiencing pain with nausea and vomiting, it could be a sign that your bowel may be blocked. Bowel obstruction is a medical emergency and requires urgent medical attention.