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Colon Rectum Exactly
Lower intestine: The colon and rectum are the lower end of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract that starts in the mouth. The colon's main function is to absorb water, although a variety of other subtances may be absorbed through the colon, as well. It acts as a reservoir function so that most people have only 1 or 2bm's each day. The rectum is the lowest end. It has muscles and nerves that give bowel control. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a colonoscopy prep cause irritation in the colon in the internal rectum that looks exactly like Ulcerative Colitis when the pictures are taken.
Often i suffer from waves of pain going through the colon to the rectum , is that i symptom of something bigger?
? tenesmus: It important to know whether this is of a new onset or chronic. Any irritation of the colon can cause cramping that can appear wavelike. New onset could be an infection in the colon, a chronic pain could be multiple cause including irritable bowel or inflammatory bowel disease. A good rule of thumb is does the pain wake you up at night? If it does, this needs to be investigated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The point of looking: The whole point of undergoing a colon evaluation is to identify who is at risk for colon cancer, & to remove lesions before they grow larger. Most polyps are not pre-cancerous, but it is not always possible to tell on visual inspection alone. Identified polyps are removed at the time of your colonoscopy exam. Larger lesions are biopsied to determine if surgery is indicated. Get your colonoscopy! ...Read more
Ileoproctostomy - Can the Distal Ileum b atached 2 the remaing small colon instead of remaing rectum? If theres no large, can small b atached 2 rectum
6mm attached sessile polyp ( in descending colon),2-5mm rectum,diminutive polyps.haven't gotten my results back yet from 7/2 should I be concerened?
Do colon cancers randomly occur anywhere in the colon, or are they concentrated in the part closest to the rectum?
Is is safe to flush colon (rectum) with plain water using a health faucet for my 12yr daughter. I have safely practiced this twice daily for 30 yrs. ?
Diverticulosis attack treated with antibotics can arrest further devlopment? Colon scan indicates two pouches locatedi n the lower colon near rectum
Diverticulitis?: I'll assume you are asking about the role of antibiotics in diverticulitis. Diverticulosis is the presence of outpouches in the colon wall. It presents with bleeding. Diverticulitis is infection of one of those areas, it will present variably with pain, fever, diarrhea, nausea, inability to defecate, and even sepsis. Diverticulitis is treated with antibiotics, but additional therapy may be needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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