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... be very random. My GI doctor told me I should now wait 6 months and see what happens. Since all the tests have been normal thus far and considering I'm a healthy young man with no other symptoms then the abdominal pain I shouldn't worry. ... (0 replies)
... I was 36 and had a colonoscopy that found a 5 mm tubular adenoma so I am on surveillance from here on out. I know I have had two now but still scared of my upcoming one. ... (2 replies)
No Colonoscopy?
Nov 10, 2012
... John, I should have commented about ways to improve health. I walked 16 miles a week from age 69-81 at about 3.3 mph. Because of my legs, I cut that back to 8 miles a week. I walk up the basement stairs at least 6 times a day. I've been taking a mega-multiviamin supplement for about 60 years and a mega Vit C supplement for about 30 years. As a child -young... (3 replies)

... You won't remember a thing. I didn't. There are always second opinion. Hang in there. BTW, I'm young too. 27, diagnosed at 25. Hugs. ... (3 replies)
... on cancer, there are people that have been diagnosed in their late teens and early twenties with advanced colon cancer, cause their doctors thought they were too young or never even considered it as a possibility in a young person. ... (3 replies)
... SEVERE diarreah. He has lost a lot of weight has stomach and abdomen pains is exhausted all the time, constantly nauseaus etc. The dr said that he didn't need a colonoscopy and when i contacted the hospitals they said he was too young it wasn't colon cancer. Help! What should i do? ... (3 replies)
... My prayers are with you and because you are so young you'll have a better chance at fighting this terrible disease. Please get back to me asap. ... (20 replies)
... I have a friend whose young son had blood in his stool, couldn't figure out what it was, had a scope and took biopsies for inflammation. ... (1 replies)
... If you go to a GI doc who is willing to go slowly (you get a better exam),they will use a minimum amount of air and it really doesn't hurt. The trend today is to render patients totally imobile and amnesic (with versed) so they don't have any idea what happeded (or how painful the exam was)....this idea of drug-induced amnesia freaked me out until I met a nice endoscopist (a... (2 replies)
... I will have to play it by ear. I was given the option of watching the polyps by doing a colonoscopy every 6 months to detail what it was doing. ... (9 replies)
First Colonoscopy
Sep 12, 2007
... I am 42 years old, female and had my first colonoscopy on Monday. ... (1 replies)
... I hads a colonoscopy yesterday and it went well and everyone is right when they say that the prep is the worst.. ... (6 replies)
... I dreaded, feared, worried about having a colonoscopy so much and I'm in my 50s. They are no big deal. ... (1 replies)
Colonoscopy
Jul 25, 2007
... e nurse but it would be nice to talk to people on here that could tell me a little about it also. And also I am on 20 going on 21 in September...so I am kind of young to have this being done in the first place. ... (25 replies)
Colonoscopy
Jul 25, 2007
... e nurse but it would be nice to talk to people on here that could tell me a little about it also. And also I am on 20 going on 21 in September...so I am kind of young to have this being done in the first place. ... (6 replies)
... I'm 30 and had 2 removed. I need to go back every 5 years, too. We're not too young. We're the lucky who were checked and they caught them. (9 replies)
... totally removed. I won't even tell you all the complications I had from that which caused me about a month in the hospital. Then 11 months later at my one year colonoscopy retest, 4 more were found. I will have a colonoscopy every year in Feb. for the rest of my life now. So yes polyps happen to young people to. I am 30 now. ... (4 replies)
... I'm 30 and had 2 removed after bleading after a poo. eff this 'go for a colonoscopy when you're 50 bit.' We're the young people who end up with tragic cancer stories because it's not caught soon enough. Our diets have changed so much, even since the 80s. ... (4 replies)
... blood during a bm. It all went away when I upped my fiber intake so I wasn't that concerned. I saw a gastro dr. because my primary dr. recommended it. I had a colonoscopy yesterday and had a 2mm polyp removed from my rectum. It's really early for me to have polyps so I'm extremely nervous. ... (4 replies)
... I would MUCH rather she have a colonoscopy because from what I have read they are much more accurate. ... (1 replies)




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