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Muscular hypertrophy sigmoid colon

A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
You should not worry about that finding.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vineeta Gahlawat
General Surgery 15 years experience
That term by itself is not specific.. it means the inside lining of colon in the sigmoid colon was “red” rather than normal “pink”. It could be irrita... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Baiocco
45 years experience
Inflammation: Irritation or inflammation could do this.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicole Bressler
Dr. Nicole Bressleranswered
Emergency Medicine 11 years experience
Ulcerative Colitis: Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease that can have ulceration and decreased vascular patterns in the sigmoid colon. Common symptoms are... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Facelle
General Surgery 44 years experience
Only when diverticul: A are inflamed.
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robin Merlino
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Diverticula: Most americans have diverticula, little outpouchings in the colon wall. They rarely cause problems but can get infected, diverticulitis, or cause sig... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
General Surgery 34 years experience
CT scan finding: This sounds like a result from a ct scan. Okay to talk with your doc about this result. Depending on your symptoms, age, and history it may not have m... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 32 years experience
Sessile = flat: Sessile polyps are flat, which makes it very difficult (but not impossible) to remove. However, they can usually be biopsied to determine if (pre)canc... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 35 years experience
Fold thickening: There are numerous causes of fold thickening, including inflammatory, infectious, vascular, and neoplastic. Sometimes the fold thickening seen on CT ... Read More
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