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... est advice to you since you are over 18 is to make an appointment with a GI doctor and talk to them about their opinion. You are not too young to have your first colonoscopy and since you are having symptoms, it might be worthwhile to get a baseline now. ... (9 replies)
... One other question. Can the doctor who perform Colonoscopy be able to identify cancerous polyps even before biopsy? ... (11 replies)
Colonoscopy again!
Mar 19, 2011
... However, you might develop other polyps in the future, if you're prone to them. ... (4 replies)

Colonoscopy again!
Mar 10, 2011
... Doctor found precancerous polyps... ... (4 replies)
... You should not wait for 5 years to have another colonoscopy. My husband's first colonoscopy. they found 2 precancerous polyps. He was told to have another colonoscopy in 2 years. He just had another one and they found 2 more precancerous polyps. His father was diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer two years ago. ... (8 replies)
... At age 50 to have 5 polyps including one precancerous, your next colonoscopy should have been no later than 1 year afterwards, due to the precancerous polyp. Five years is too long an interval and could allow another polyp to develop and become precancerous or develop into a cancer during that time. ... (8 replies)
... I have one first degree relative with colon cancer and several others who have had precancerous polyps removed. A blood test flagged anemia around the same time I noticed some bleeding, leading to a colonoscopy. ... (1 replies)
... learned my lesson. Sometimes you have no symptoms and you have a problem anyway. You are already have plenty of probs. Colon cancer doesn't have to occur. A colonoscopy can find and remove any polyps or precancerous polyps. It can save your life. During my colonoscopy, the doc discovered and removed one polyp. ... (25 replies)
Colonoscopy fears
Sep 29, 2004
... Please don't be nervous or scared about having the colonoscopy done. The worst part of the test is the prep. You will not feel anything at all because you will be sedated. ... (9 replies)
... erything when I saw the posts for this topic. First let me say "Good Luck" to all of you and you are doing the right thing by having your symptoms checked. I had precancerous polyps removed in 1993 and have had numerous colonoscopy's done so I know there is nothing to the test itself. The prep is the worst part. ... (10 replies)
... It says on report repeat colonoscopy ib 12 months... But I need to see Dr when pathology comes back.. ... (0 replies)
... I received an email from my doctor regarding my colonoscopy results. ... (11 replies)
... I had my first colonoscopy ever. This was a preventive procedure that my PCP has been bugging me for a few years. ... (11 replies)
... having precancerous polyps. ... (0 replies)
... Anyway, they did the same thing with me, I had four colonoscopies in 9 months time. They removed polyps every time, 34 the first, 27 the second,10 on the third, and 7 on the fourth. ... (9 replies)
... I had 2 the same day, due to bleeding and was admitted to the hospital. Polyps were removed, and I had my 3rd one 2 weeks ago. 3 more polyps were removed and one was precancerous. I have my 4th one on the books for October. ... (9 replies)
... I'm only 23 and just had my first colonscopy. I had no less than NINE polyps removed. ... (2 replies)
... Just getting continuing colonoscopies to make sure no new polyps have formed? ... (8 replies)
... A benign epithelial tumor having a glandular origin and structure. To call an adenoma precancerous when there is no dysplasia noted would be the same as looking at any mole and saying it is precancerous. ... (8 replies)
... Thanks, Leslie, for your response! I am hoping that there wasn't another one in there that the doctor couldn't see (which is one of my fears). I am going to ask about having another colonoscopy at the 1-year mark which would be the time they could see if anything was missed or if there is anything new. I'm guessing if something was missed, it woudl have been because it... (8 replies)

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