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... I was just wondering....has anyone had and endoscopy and colonoscopy at the same time? ... (16 replies)
... I haven't had a colonoscopy, but my gastroenterologist said the same thing. He said when it's time for a colonoscopy, I'll be due for another endoscopy, so they'll likely schedule them both at the same time. ... (16 replies)
... HI Chantal and all, I just got off of the phone with the nurse from the endoscopy place. I asked her about having a colonoscopy done at the same time. She told me a couple of things. One, they didn't have time because that would have had to been scheduled already. They are on a tight schedule. ... (16 replies)

... By having them done at the same time it saves the insurance company money. ... (16 replies)
... My insurance wouldn't cover both at the same time. ... (16 replies)
... I've had both done during the same visit too. It wasn't difficult on me at all. In fact, it was a relief to get them both over with in one visit. I requested that they both be done at the same time before the appointment was set up. ... (16 replies)
... I have them both done individually and at the same time as well. It really is easy, the mild sedative knocks you out, you wake up and its over, feeling quite refreshed from a sedated nap. I am 43 and i was given no more reason for concern for having both done at the same time. ... (16 replies)
... I had both procedures done at the same time last summer and everything went fine. The prep was annoying because I was hungry and had "the runs," but the actual procedure, I don't remember a thing. I woke up feeling I had taken a refreshing nap. Hope this helps you feel calmer about it. ... (16 replies)
... I have had both procedures done independently of each and I also had both procedures at the same time and did not feel any different or have any problems having them together. ... (16 replies)
... I'm happy you're recovering nicely, but I can imagine how the starving and not being able to eat anything for days could be miserable. The only experience I've had like that in recent history is in June when I had the double endoscopy and colonoscopy at the same time. ... (20 replies)
... Hi there, I just registered for my own GI issues but I wanted to respond to your post as I am actually an endoscopy RN. I wouldn't necessarily say your symptoms are normal, however I also think it's nothing to worry about. ... (1 replies)
... way up to a colonoscopy but alot of things came up, I moved etc. During the course of this time I have had massive heartburn and from stress kept having panic attacks all around I was just feeling miserable and not sleeping right due to heartburn etc. ... (5 replies)
... I didn't actually talk to my insurance company. I talked to the staff at the Gastroenterology office. They said my insurance wouldn't cover it because of the extra stress it puts on the body. ... (16 replies)
... I truly feel like I'm going out of my mind. I've never had any health issues my whole life. In fact, I've always been pretty fit and had a normal BMI. ... (26 replies)
... There is no doubt that Nexium is probably the best PPI out there, and it's ok to take antacids when taking it. ... (16 replies)
... It seems like you've had every test thrown at you with no answers. I know how frustrating that can be. ... (7 replies)
... from a variety of doctors and specialists, yet sadly coming up empty every single time, I feel that I now have no other choice remaining but to reach out here to the online medical community in hopes of finding the answers that I am desperately seeking. ... (7 replies)
... I had both procedures done on the same day. I was glad to do it that way so I only had to be sedated once. Sedation meds make me sick. One day of it was enough. ... (16 replies)
... Actually, he had both an endoscopy and a colonoscopy at the same time. When they did the endoscopy they also took biopsy's from all areas of his esophagus and his stomach. The results were positive for acid reflux, GERD and what they labeled as chronic gastritus. So I would think those tests would be pretty accurate. ... (20 replies)
... Thanks Chantal! I am thinking the same thing. I want to just do it once and be done with it. So I am thinking I may ask if they would do them both. I am not sure if they will agree to it. I will have to ask if insurance will over it. ... (16 replies)


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