Symptom checker

If you are concerned that you may have bowel cancer we recommend that you follow this link to carry out a simple check


People experience all sorts of bowel symptoms but there are three KEY symptoms to identify more serious bowel disease.

  • Bleeding from the bottom or rectal bleeding

  • Change in your bowel habit - including constipation and diarrhoea

  • Abdominal pain or discomfort


We hope that you find this checker useful, but if you have any concerns please contact your GP as soon as possible.