A 26-year-old female asked:
Sigmoid polyp removed in colonoscopy. got 2nd gi's opinion + 2nd scope 3 months later. he saw colitis in sigmoid, but biopsies normal. both gis diagnosis me w ibs. how am i still bleeding and having fevers?
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Pediatrics 59 years experience
4.6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Addiction Medicine 64 years experience
Polyp or colitis: You rarely bleed from ibs, most likely the polyp that was removed is still causing the bleeding or u. Colitis although the bx was normal, it is not unusual to have skip areas in u. Colitis.
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