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... When you had your 1st colonoscopy four yrs ago, the doctor found one or more sacs. Deem it to be mild and that your body would deal with it, without medicine. ... (1 replies)
... Hi Jennifer, I had a colonoscopy a few weeks ago and what everyone says is true -- the prep is worse than the test itself. I was given a local anesthetic and didn't feel a thing; when I woke up, I needed to sit in the office for about 15 minutes but then I was fine. As for the prep, they told me to start it at 4:00 pm on Sunday for a Monday morning appointment... (45 replies)
... Thanks Lee, Colon cancer does not run in my family but I know that my grandmother had many polyps removed from her in her 30s so I assume this means that polyps develop early in my family. (18 replies)

... Please try not to worry, I know easier said than done. It is best that you are getting it check out. Is there a history of colon cancer in your family? I was diagnosed almost 3 yrs ago with rectal cancer. Except for some rectal bleeding, I had no symptoms. I was 46, and my doctor figured this would be a good excuse to get my baseline done early in life. I had stage 3... (18 replies)
... unds terrible, what you have been expreriencing. I feel bad for you. I seem to recall that I have read a couple of your posts where you have said that nuts and popcorn and other foods like that have caused you problems in this way. They must be types of food that you love to eat. ... (45 replies)
... Plus, I ate popcorn and nuts a couple of days last week and now paying for it with bleeding. ... (45 replies)
... Hi Yah! I am dreading it. I keep having second thoughts until I eat nuts or popcorn, then realize why I am doing it. I have talked with my dr regarding the prep and he is supportive of it. Chance are that I will have no problem with getting cleaned out. I will most likely being dealing with my period and will be dealing with diarrhea. Alot will depend on Saturday. ... (45 replies)
... I must add that I had a cat scan of my pelvis done about 2 or 3 months ago and also a colonoscopy around the same time. ... (1 replies)
... I kept putting off my colonoscopy for 10 years. Now I've got Stage III cancer. If I had my test every couple years, they would have found it at an earlier stage and things would be better off. ... (1 replies)
... she was on medicine for about 10 days and had to cut popcorn from her diet. Simple solution. She never had another problem after that. PROBLEM SOLVED. ... (7 replies)
... Let me clarify somewhat first about the Xeloda. Xeloda replaces 5FU/leucovorin NOT the oxi. FOLFOX is comprised of 5FU/luecovorin/oxaliplatin and XELOX is comprised of Xeloda/oxaliplatin. Regardless of which combination you go with AFTER the chemoradiation, you will always get the oxaliplatin. I origanally had a port put in right before my chemoradiation and for the... (8 replies)




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