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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Polyp: The answer really depends on what kind of benign polyp it is. Generally you should listen to your physician about this. If you want a second opinion a ... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Choi
Dr. Paul Choi answered
37 years experience Gastroenterology
Cecal polyp: Cecal polyp is located in the proximal colon where the small intestine meets the large bowel. Apr (abdominal perineal resection) is usually reserved f ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
39 years experience Radiology
If the: Exam was performed through your colostomy, and you have a cecum, barium filling of the cecum is a normal finding.
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
40 years experience General Surgery
I"m confused: If you have a colostomy, and barium is injected into it, the cecum (the first part of the colon in the rlq) should fill. Now, if the barium is injecte ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Surgery!: I guess you were recommended excision of that portion of your colon for a reason, usually a tumor or some kind of colitis .You may need to be hospital ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Waseem Barham
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Various conditions: Different conditions may lead to the thickened appearance including inflammatory, infectious and neoplastic conditions.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amir Faridi
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
Benign: Non malignant but need to be watch closely with repeated colonoscopy.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Appendiceal mucocele: Here's a link: http://radiopaedia.org/articles/appendiceal-mucocoele
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johnny Green
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Not likely: Inflammation in the cecum can cause pain low on the right side of your back but not likely the left. However, a thickened cecum can be a sign of croh ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
An uncommon: finding (and usually it arises from the APPENDIX (which is actually a tiny appendage to the Cecum) It is a finding now more often seen since COLONOSCO ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Get a GI opinion: See a gastroenterologist and make sure that you take the films with you. Gastroenterologist should be able to tell you whether it needs to be further ... Read More
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