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severe pain during colonoscopy

A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See below: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run la ... Read More
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Dr. Christopher Oxner
18 years experience Surgical Oncology
Yes and No: There is a risk of perforation during colonoscopy but this is usually an acute complication requiring emergent surgery or treatment. Having pain this ... Read More

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A 76-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Coccyx: I doubt very much that the colonscopy caused this. However, coccyx pain can be treated please see your pain doctor for help.
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Check out these: Links. Perhaps your meds is contributing to your symptoms.Drink lots of water with prune juice. Stay active. Try taking otc magnesium. Colonoscopy nee ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Let your doc know: You should let the gastroenterologist who completed the procedure know about your post procedural symptoms. If you temperature continues to rise and/ ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
10 years experience Family Medicine
Swelling: Sudden swelling of a limb can be a sign of infection or even a clot. Please get evaluated asap.
A member asked:
Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
Anal fissure: If the pain is around the anus, it could be an anal fissure. May need to see a colorectal surgeon for a consultation and physical exam.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
23 years experience Internal Medicine
?spastic colon: Your intestines could be spasming after passing hard stool.Ibs aka irritable bowel syndrome can cause cramping in the lower abdomen. It can be severe. ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dia Arpon
Dr. Dia Arpon answered
26 years experience Psychiatry
Tucks (witch hazel) medicated pads: You may have internal hemorrhoids. I would use tucks (witch hazel) medicated pads for hemorrhoids for the itching and preparation h ointment. CONSIDER ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
32 years experience Internal Medicine
Abdominal pain : See your physician consider ct scan abdomen. Gastric ulcer how long ago endoscopy. Also splenic pathology possible.
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajainder Shergill
15 years experience Internal Medicine
It's possible.: If your symptoms have gone on for 8 months, you really need to get back to the doctor who did the colonoscopy and be reevaluated for the cause of pain ... Read More

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