A 58-year-old male asked:
Should i have a colonsocpy? i had 36" of colon removed in 2006 with reversed 3 months later. had hernia repair from that surgery in 2010.
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General Surgery 56 years experience
5.6k viewsReviewed Jun 26, 2020
Aesthetic Medicine 17 years experience
Depends: Screening colonoscopy starts age 50 and every 10 years after if normal. If you have resection colon for cancer, you should have colonoscopy first year after surgery and than depends if any findings to determine how frequently after that.
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Last updated Jun 26, 2020
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