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Can Colonoscopy Miss Cancer
Likelyhood anal cancer would be missed in 34yr male after normal colonoscopy 1yr ago? (not even hemorrhoids seen at time of test) have them now tho.
Not big problem.: Although hemorrhoids are an issue that can lead to anal cancer, they need to be very severe and longstanding and associated with a mass. Someone your age with a clear colonoscopy is still likely in the very low risk category for this cancer unless there is family history. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Been having constipation problems for a bit. Had a tiny bit of red stuff on stool. Negative colonoscopy. Are colonscopys accurate can they miss cancer?
Miss rate: A colonoscopy is only as good as the eyes of the colonoscopist doing the procedure. The miss rate for colon cancer on colonoscopy is quoted from 4 to 6 percent. A good colonoscopist will have taken photos documenting that he has used the camera to look back at the rectum. Photos should also be taken of the cecum, appendix and ileocecal valve to prove the camera went all the way to end. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My bowel cancer missed symptoms since januaury had colonoscopy think they missed it loss in more weight notably muscle including burning sensation in?
Need treatments: Colonoscopy will show only colon tumors not bowel cancers, small bowel cancers are less common , difficult to diagnose , most of the time not diagnosed in early stages , from what you are telling , your problem appear to be nutritional need to take more calories , seek the advise of your treatment team, . ...Read more
Had colonoscopy 7 months ago by a colon surgeon. Said i had excellent bowel prep. Came back perfect. What r the chances she missed cancer? Im 25
What is the probability that after having a clear colonoscopy 17 months ago, a mass I have now is cancer?
I just had a colonoscopy this year it came out fine. My doc. Did a blood test last month and it came back positive. Could I get cancer that fast?
Why is it you hear about people who had squeaky clean colonoscopies only to have full blown colon cancer two years later?
4m high grade dysplasia bowel polyp. Biopsies after colonoscopy clear. How high are the chances of cancer?
The good news is: You caught it early and it is removed before it turned cancerous . You need follow up colonoscopy as per your gastroenterologist . As to this particular lesion , it is precancerous but not a cancer yet . You are one of the luckiest people colonoscopy brought to the medical field. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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