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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
sort ofm: Since you were negative a year ago, you must have bled to warrant re-exam. Rapid growth is a sign of cancer. I note you do not use. 81 mg Aspirin that ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
It depends on....: You may be at a higher risk for polyps than the average person where colonoscopy is advised at 50 years of age. For high risk it is advised at 40 year ... Read More
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Dr. Shaban Faruqui
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Lifestyle change: You have colon at age 40, or 10 years younger than the earliest diagnosis in family, whichever comes first, be repeated every five years. Eat a die ... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Very common: For people 50 years and older is very common.
A male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Nothing: non specific colon inflammation it could be anything but not cancer. there is no risk of cancer. your doctor can review your symptoms,and the result o ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
27 years experience Gastroenterology
No: In the hands of a well trained gastroenterologist using the right sedation, you should feel no pain during colonoscopy. The procedure should last arou ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
27 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: Fifteen years ago, most colonoscopy was done with versed or Valium for sedation. More commonly today, we use Propofol which gives complete sedation, b ... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Very low: If the colonoscopy was done correctly, there is negligible risk of your developing colon cancer in 20 months. It is not feasible to provide a meaningf ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No, wait for report: The tissue should have been submitted to a pathologist for examination and you will get a report in a couple of days. At this stage there is nothing t ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Need more: Information. The type of polyp.who in your family has colon CA, the age of diagnosis and your age
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Repeat colonoscopy: Timing 2-5 years likely. Depends on size and any others. Family history? Discuss with gastroenterologist.

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