A 40-year-old female asked:
can a virtual colonoscopy detect or see bleeding in the colon?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Diagnostic Radiology 33 years experience
No,: not in general. It may detect the cause of bleeding, for example a mass or signs of colitis, but blood in the colon will in most cases be either undetectable or look like generic fluid.
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