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... I actually was prepped for a colonoscopy so if the GI doctor had found anything in the 60cm he inspected, he could continue on. From my understanding a change in stool shape would be caused somewhere in the descending colon, sigmoid, or rectum because that is where the stool is in solid form. ... (4 replies)
Friend of a friend
Nov 30, 2006
... A guy I went to university with, shared an apartment with him, has e-mailed me about a friend of his. (we live 1000+ miles apart now) His friend had been diagnosed with rectal cancer. The info he has given me so far is - cancer of the rectum. The tumor is about 5-6 inches in from the anus. Treatment: - 14 weeks x 5 days per week of radiation accompanied by a bottle... (10 replies)
... My doctor seemed concerned and is making me do blood and stool tests. Possibly even a colonoscopy later on. ... (2 replies)

... Drinking a lot of milk can increase cramping in some people... as far as changing stool color, it's absorbed as a liquid and provided to your body... ... (4 replies)
... DEFINITELY requires a colonoscopy to rule things out. It would also be plausible for the esophageal bleeding to run through... usu darker blood though. Flat stool COULD be because of your previous gyn surgeries... LOTS of Scar tissue develops. Or polyps. You are 50 and regardless of family history NEED A COLONOSCOPY. ... (11 replies)
... Thanks, CancerDad....Yes...I had many other problems that I am waiting to find answers to. I have posted several times concerns I'm having and I do respect your wisdom in all the areas I see your answers...You're "the man"...(I just told my mom that...heehee). Okay...It all started over a year ago. I was very active...bicylcist, runner...etc. Very in shape. A year later... (11 replies)
... I do refer to width. The thickness is more than ribbon but the shape is basically the same. To be honest with you I have had these symptoms for months now. Around 6 or so. I started with the constipation over a year ago. ... (21 replies)




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