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... I took all the pills. Just got myself a huge thermos of ice water and was watching t.v. with the kids and started chugging. It was much easier than I thought it would be. I did dring a little bit of gingerale to counter any mcc that might show up in the coloscopy and there was nothing. My Dr. ... (15 replies)
... bad for you...as I was having strange episodes of sulfur burps, excessive gas, and diarrhea that would last about 12 hours...my stools were bright yellow and had a strange odor to them...not just smelly, but almost infectious or chemical like? ... (68 replies)
... Thanks for sharing Christi! I am facing this surgery very soon as well. I have a mass on each side of my colon, so the docs here want to remove all except for just enough to connect it to the small bowel. ... (5 replies)

... My Dad died of rectal cancer a little more than a year ago. I am wondering about how often I need to be screened at this point. ... (4 replies)
... cecum is all the way over on your right side down low. ... (3 replies)
... Well, I had the colonoscopy because I thought I noticed a difference in my stool. Hence, my concern that I'm being paranoid. ... (4 replies)
... Oh Jelz, you poor dear. I can feel how horribly worried you are. Please know that there are a LOT of people on here who have been through this battle themselves and are SURVIVORS! "CancerDad" is one of 'em and he is awesome! ... (4 replies)
... Sure, glad it was interesting to you. I know that I can't seem to just wait for my stupid colonoscopy and instead have to hunt down as much research as I can. Even though I can't really use it, I feel a little more in control if I have data. ... (8 replies)
... Do you have a family history of polyps or cancer? ... (3 replies)
... rried, but I have decided I am not going to think the worse till I know what the problem really is. I go to the Doctor again this Fri and will set up to have the colonoscopy done. Till then, I try and read about everything so I know what the doctor is telling me if and when there becomes a problem. ... (9 replies)
... I am so terribly sorry for EVERYTHING that you are going through. How you suffer and still manage to be somewhat of a guiding light to so many others. ... (68 replies)
... Took a long time to get it checked, just thought it was related to having been pregnant, diet etc. ... (8 replies)
... I know it is easier said than done, but try not to stress out too much. It sounds like this dr is really on top of this by getting you scheduled for the endoscopy and colonoscopy by Monday, so it sounds like you are in good hands. ... (6 replies)
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Aug 26, 2006
... why not give both a try? ... (13 replies)
... e colonoscopy. Hopefully, they can give you some answers quickly. My husband was diagnoised with stage iv colon cancer with mets to the liver in July, 04. He had a colon resection then 4 months later a liver resection. ... (24 replies)
... e didn't know for certain what stage the cancer was. My husband had an ultrasound shortly after the tumor was discovered by colonoscopy and the ultrasound showed a possible lymph node involvement, but we didn't know for certain that he was stage III until after surgery and pathology of the lymph nodes removed. ... (6 replies)
... cancerous polyps concern you too much, those are fairly common in a man his age and are quite treatable via removal. ... (3 replies)
... on Friday, he likes to do his own scope and also tatoos the area. When the GI did the colonoscopy she thought the site was 20 cm from the rectum, he says it is more like 10 cm. This creates a bit of a challenge for him. If it was lower one type of procedure is clear, if it was higher another is clear. ... (8 replies)
... was so positive about the outcome. If he hadn't, I probably would have been a basket case like I am now! I can relate to how you felt because after my diagnosis, I went to the ER several times for such minor problems thinking it was cancer related. ... (11 replies)
... I'm not sure how to begin except to say I need to think out loud with people who will understand what I'm trying to say. I hope I've found my answer. ... (9 replies)


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