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Can Pregnant Women Get A Colonoscopy
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
I had a da vinci total hysterectomy 9 weeks ago and a colonoscopy 3 weeks ago. I look like I am 7 months pregnant and it just continues to get bigger?
What will happen to me or the baby if i got a colonoscopy/egd done two weeks after conception? Why gis don't like to do colonoscopy on pregnant woman?
Is it safe or a good idea to get a colonoscopy before pregnancy or after giving birth? I'm 34/f with family history of colon cancer.
1st colonscopy @ 35: With a family history of colon ca, screening begins at @ 35. Hopefully you won't have polyps (like me). As long as you're not pregnant it should be safe. But remembering "those days", i'd do it before not after. The risk is really being too busy and forgetting or not having the time to have the procedure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Remote: The only pregnancy-specific danger might be the choice of which anesthetic your gastroenterologist uses and at what stage in your pregnancy you get it. Generally speaking, the greatest danger to the fetus from exposure to outside chemicals occurs in the first trimester, so if the procedure can't be put off until after delivery, i would at least wait until 14-15 weeks. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Im due for a colonoscopy but just found out im 3 weeks pregnant will i still be able tohave the procedure many thanks?
If it is elective: If would be better to put off. Your obstetrician should be consulted about it. ...Read more
If i'm pregnant and scheduled for a colonoscopy, what will they give me during the procedure for pain and anxiety?
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