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How common is it?
May 11, 2008
... she will do a colonoscopy whereby the whole colon will be checked rather than have just a sigmoidscope used there in the office. ... (9 replies)
... I have to admit, I didn't even think the prep was all that bad, I would do this test yearly if it meant not getting colon cancer! I had two very small benign polyps removed, at lease my Dr. ... (5 replies)
... I'm sure you're busy with the aftermath of all the stuff that is going on in your life right now. I'm hope you're ok and that the mass is not a malignancy. ... (20 replies)

... I guess it means they think it's safe. ... (3 replies)
... If so how long ago? ... (4 replies)
... What is colonoscopy? ... (19 replies)
... You DEFINITELY want to get the colonoscopy to be safe... and it's no big deal. ... (6 replies)
Bleeding
May 11, 2005
... I had bleeding, got it checked.. ... (16 replies)
... You will TRULY BE SAFE DURING A COLONOSCOPY. ... (11 replies)
... I have been reading and rereading this and it seems as if it is too good to be true...too safe. ... (11 replies)
... I realize the notion of self injury is distressing, believe me. I am never sure what triggers the episodes. ... (11 replies)
... ut any of the things that could be causing the pains, abdominal cramping, excess gas and irregular bowel movements. So lately i have been thinking about having a colonoscopy done just to be safe. I just don't know how to approach and ask my doctor for one. ... (2 replies)
... at in my immediate family I was the third person to have mine taken out. Although I did not have any symptoms prior to my attack, if you haven't done so already it might be a good idea just to be on the safe side. ... (2 replies)
... I had NO sypmtoms with the bowel cancer. I was actually just about to go in a 100km cycling event and thought I would book the colonoscopy around my 40th birthday , just to be safe. ... (5 replies)
... I realize there is already a sticky addressing but let me just put my experience and two cents in. ... (1 replies)
... How is your diet? ... (4 replies)
Cry For Help
Jan 1, 2008
... first of all, if you think something is wrong with your body then you do what you need to do to figure it out!...nobody knows your body like you do including doctors and if something doesnt feel right then something probably isnt. ... (6 replies)
... I am sorry you are having so much pain, My mother had a bad bout with Divertculitis, and it landed her in the hospital. ... (5 replies)
... so don't worry about the procedure. You're out for it and most probably won't remember a thing. ... (10 replies)
Age?
Jul 25, 2004
... i was only 18 when i found out i had literally thousands of polyps in my colon, one was the size of a lemon, so who knows how long ive actually had them for... ... (16 replies)


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