A 26-year-old female asked:
Colonoscopy pos in 3 areas for inflammation but not for crohns dr running prometheus lab for ibd. can it still be pos? no infection not caused by meds
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Surgery 44 years experience
What area: it really depend what area of the colon that were inflamed, each area could represent different kind of IBD.
the other question these three area were separated by a normal colon or the were connected some how, and again that answer could help to diagnosed the problem and to narrow the possibilities.
and you it still be positive.
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Last updated Jul 11, 2015
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