A member asked:

I am a 73 yr old female who suffered a micro tear in my spleen during a colonoscopy. 2 weeks and 3 ct scans later i was diagnosed w a 3c hiatal hernia and a left inguinal hernia. could they be related to the spleen injury and/or the colonoscopy?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Clarence Grim answered

Specializes in Endocrinology

Very unlikely to no. Discuss with your colonoscoper.

Answered Jul 9, 2022


Dr. Birendra Tandan answered

Specializes in Urology


Answered Jul 15, 2022



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