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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashesh Patel
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Entire sigmoid colon: The report you mentioned used standard language for a complete sigmoidoscopy. The report is telling the reader that the doctor used a sigmoidoscope to ... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes, : Yes, an enlarged ovary could be mistaken for a mass in the pelvis. An ovarian cyst could be described as a low density structure which could be near t ... Read More
Dr. Boris Aronzon
24 years experience Anesthesiology
Doctors: Radiologist is most likely correct describing your abnormalities. Ordering physician reads ct scan too. Talk to him.
Dr. Kevin Fleishman
31 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Moderately: Ct scans are good at diagnosing large tumors and other common intra abdominal problems. Vaginal ultrasound is much better at visualizing the ovaries ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Jain
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Diverticulitis: Appears like you may have diverticulitis but mass cannot be ruled out. Need to seek attention from a specialist.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Grieco
37 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe thickened: The wall of the bottom part of your colon might be a little thick but it isn't certain. What that means is there may be evidence of inflamed tissue wh ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Sharp bend: Not pathological, you r ok.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Exon
48 years experience Pediatrics
Unclear: May indicate inflammatory bowel disease-talk to gastroenterologist.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Your doctor can expl: The doctor who gave you this report must explain it to you, if you ask. It basically means that there is an ulcer in this lesion in your colon, where ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
52 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Different: Rectosigmoid colon is phrase referring to both portions of colon together. Rectosigmoid junction is point where rectum joins sigmoid colon.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Not likely.: It would not be likely to be able to feel the sigmoid colon, unless it were particularly distended with very hard stool, which would be rather unusual ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Craig Aronchick
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Gi anatomy: There is only one colon, also known as the large intestine. The colon is anatomically divided into smaller parts purely for anatomic descriptive purp ... Read More
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