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what kinds of condiytions does a colonoscopy find

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
19 years experience Internal Medicine
GI doctor: Colonoscopy is a procedure typically performed by a gastroenterologist for the screening and detection of colorectal cancer and precancerous lesions, ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Tisdale
34 years experience Medical Oncology
Usually none: Infrequently may feel some mild transient cramping, or residual loose stools from the prep. Perianal discomfort rarely. After colon biopsy scant ble ... Read More
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A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Kline
Specializes in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Liquids: No solid or soft foods ar allowed on the day of the prep. Any liquid that you can see through (clear liquids) is allowed--tea, black coffee, water, ju ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Kim
35 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Clear liquids: Typical bowel prep instructions for a colonoscopy include a clear liquid diet the day prior to your colonoscopy or any oral liquid that you can see th ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
You'll need: Regular colonoscopies at a frequency to be determined by your doctor. Probably a reasonable frequency is in 3 years and stay on that schedule if numer ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sameer Gupta
17 years experience Medical Oncology
Gastroenterologist: A gastroenterologist is the person you should contact for this.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Lloyd
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Any: Any broth that does not have solids (especially vegetables) is ok.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
Follow GI MD list: Your gastroenterologist will tell you everything you need to know
A 76-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Cologuard: it appears from their site that any physician that has registered with them can order the test which is then done in your home. It is a stool sample ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Gastroenterologist: Also called GI specialist(gastro-entero-logist).
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