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A 31-year-old male asked:

Is it normal to have diarrhea immediately after colonoscopy with small amounts of blood. had two polyps removed and biopsies?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
Yes, it is not uncommon.
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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Of course not normal, but seen specifically after polypectomies and biopsies, bleeding is expected as the healing process starts. Stay in touch with the gastroenterologist for full results and plans going forward.
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Last updated Jan 18, 2022

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