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... I was shocked to hear your Doc could remove your polyp that had grown into the ileocecal valve by performing the colonoscopy procedure. I am facing with similar situation and would like to get more information from you if you don't mind. ... (17 replies)
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... in the ascending colon with Ileocecal valve also removed. The polyp could not be removed during colonoscopy since it is flat against the colon wall. Doc did a biopsy and no malignancy was found. ... (17 replies)

... My cecum (where the ileocecal valve is located) is still intact. My bowl movements are the same now as they were before the surgery. Hope your surgery goes well. (7 replies)
... Hello Elaine09, So sorry to hear about your problem. First let me tell you that my polyp was not IN the Ileocecal valve, it was on a ridge nearby. Its like a ptotrusion in the wall of the colon, but it was near the "terminal valve" and appendix. ... (17 replies)
... Was the part of the ascending colon with the ileocecal valve removed? ... (7 replies)
... The valve will be removed also. ... (17 replies)
... Hey TM girl. I heard the same things about chronic diarrhea for the rest of my life. Wasn't happy but figured it was better than the alternative. I also horrified at the thought that I would need to wear a bag which I hoped would be reversed in the not too distant future. Well guess what. Not only did I not need a bag, but after having had the right half of my colon... (17 replies)
... Could you please let me know how much of the large intestine that you had removed with the valve? ... (17 replies)
... cecal valve and a portion of the terminal ileum. Recovery was uneventful. ... (17 replies)
... tumors that did turn out to be benign, but they had likely been growing since I was a teen and were quite large. I had several other smaller polyps that were removed during the colonoscopy, so I have repeat colonoscopies done yearly. Each year they find at least a few polyps. ... (17 replies)
Polyp in Cecum
Feb 27, 2011
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Polyp in Cecum
Feb 26, 2011
... I had colon cancer located in the cecum near the ileocecal valve. This was removed in a right hemicolectomy taking 5 cm of the small intestine and the valve as well as the ascending colon. It is almost 8 years later now. ... (5 replies)
... My tumor is in the ileocecal valve and I thought that was the mechanism that directed the feces into the colon. ... (7 replies)
... e two types of colon polyps. A polyp can be like a mushroom and hang from a stalk or it can be flat against the inner colon wall. A dangling polyp can usually be removed during the colonoscopy and then checked for cancer. ... (6 replies)

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