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... I too heard about the camera pill, which costs much less than a traditional colonoscopy. However the downside is that the polyps can't be removed, if detected. ... (11 replies)
... Please get a colonoscopy. I understand not having insurance and being broke. I've been in the same boat for years. A colonoscopy costs aboutc$500 and most doctors will take payments. it's not as expensive as some other tests. Colon cancer is slow growing for the most part, but once it invades the lympth nodes you are in a different stage and treatment will be a lot... (4 replies)
... I don't know how much in the US but here it costs about $1800 and more if biopsies are taken. (2 replies)

... is conservative. It costs more in many instances. My dad had one a few years back. Gastro said he was all set for 5 years. His PCP insists he has another in 3. I see no logic in this. ... (22 replies)
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Mar 3, 2004
... At your age it is unlikely and cancer usually does not cause pain. The pain you describe sounds like bowel muscles cramping up. Their are certain "triggers" for bowel movement, one of which is food in the stomach. With no gall bladder your digestive system has a harder time digesting fats and oils and more or them will pass straight through where they could cause loose, smelly... (14 replies)
Sep 12, 2003
... Just the colonoscopy costs 1400.00. I've no med insurance and may marry an ex boyfriend just for his medical insurance, he said he'd help me out as he has excellent benefits. ... (3 replies)
... Also what are the best places for treating this and the costs at various stages. He lives in India and I live in the UK. ... (0 replies)
... A full colonoscopy is a more thorough and much more invasive procedure as it examines the whole colon. ... (2 replies)
... In another forum a person compared the price of a colonoscopy in the U.S. to the same procedure in Spain. He said for what we pay in the U.S. ... (5 replies)
... Haley, does this mean your June 23rd appointment for a colonoscopy fell through the cracks? ... (5 replies)
... get a physical now that you have medical insurance . Could be other reasons for blood in the stool like hemoroids, polyps ... if necesary you may be sent for a colonoscopy . Colon cancer is diagnosed as stages 1 through 4 depending on how advanced and whether it has spread determined by your doctor. ... (4 replies)
... For the info of Americans who post here and if it isn't too intrusive, could you say approximatly what the cost was for you to see the doc, and get the colonoscopy done. ... (2 replies)

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