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what is permanent colonoscopy

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Perez
37 years experience Internal Medicine
May not be related: i wonder why you had a colonoscopy at your age. The procedure itself would not be a cause of your pain. if any complication resulted from it, it would ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
44 years experience Surgical Oncology
Look inside colon: You are sedated (very sleepy, but still breathing on your own). The endoscopist places an instrument through your anus and then passes it into the co ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Welker
27 years experience General Surgery
Look in the colon: A flexible camera is placed in the rectum gently, while you are sedated, and the entire colon is examined. You won't remember a thing! everyone shou ... Read More
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Dr. Enrique Molina
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Camera: It is a fiberoptic camera that is inserted through your rectum / anus in order to examine the colon.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
No: Colonoscopy is usually performed with some form of sedation and if done correctly you should not feel anything or remember anything.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Glantz
38 years experience General Surgery
Colonoscopies : A colonoscopy is a procedure where one's colon is carefully inspected with a colonoscopy, a lighted, flexible telescope. Polyps can be removed, tumors ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
Not usually..: The colon-prep is often the most difficult part for people, not the colonoscopy itself. Often the person is under conscious-sedation and thus not real ... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Duman
20 years experience Gastroenterology
Easily can be done: Colonoscopy can usually be achieved with no sedation if the patient is willing and motivated. Talk to your doctor to see if this is a good option for ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
A simple test: After appropriate colon preparation at home, arrive at the endoscopy center, change into a gown & IV is inserted. Once in the procedure room, final co ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Para
30 years experience General Surgery
YES!: A colonoscopy is a safe, thorough examination of your entire colon under sedation to screen for polyps, or to diagnose bleeding issues or other colon ... Read More
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Dr. John Cheng
26 years experience Family Medicine
Colonoscopy: This is a good screening tool used for the appropriate age group in screening for colon cancer.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chung-Han Lee
12 years experience Medical Oncology
Lots of options: There are a lot of different regimens for doing a colonoscopy prep. It depends on your gastroenterologist what they prefer. Ultimate what they want is ... Read More
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