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Colonoscopy Lymph Nodes
I am having SEVERE rectal pain. I have a perineum mass and swollen abdominal lymph nodes. The pain is worsening.No insurance to get colonoscopy. HELP!
I have perirectal lymph node swelling. Measuring 9mm. Had colonoscopy shows sigmoiditis. I have HPV could this mean cancer. I've been in bad pain .
Enlarged lymph nodes ab ct scan after colonscopy found mild colitis. Had rectal bleeding daily for 1 month. Now gone. Going for 6/mo check. Lymphoma?
Not necessarily: There are many reasons for enlarged lymph nodes; most common is reaction to infection/inflammation which maybe your case but they can also enlarge in reaction to cancer nearby and in cases of lymphoma. These possibilities shluld be sorted out after colonoscopy and biopsy of any colon lesions ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What does it mean lymph nodes negative but 3 nodules found around the tumor , is it possible that other nodules might still be in the colon?
Can't say for sure.: I am assuming you had a colon resection for cancer. It is encouraging that the lymph nodes were negative as that is an important prognostic factor in curing you. The 3 nodules around the tumor could be tumor in what were lymph nodes that have been totally replaced by tumor or could be satellite tumors. You should have had a colonoscopy to exclude other tumors in your colon. If not, you should. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had a tubularvillous adenoma removed in may. Showed high grade dysplasia, also 27 lymph nodes negative. Would I have to follow up with oncologist?
No, U don;t have to.: I am puzzled however the fact that you have 27 lymph nodes removed for non cancerous condition. The most important think is really to read the pathology result and really check if there is any evidence of invasive adenocarcinoma/ cancer. Need to follow up with your gastroenterologist and surgeon- update your cancer screening test including a repeat colonoscopy as recommended etc. D/w your doctor. ...Read more
Can you have a lot of sigmoid lymph nodes swell up if diagnosed with diverticulitis with a ct scan?
Absolutely: Often diverticulitis has a chronic element, which allows adenopathy. Earlier (acute) signs are the "misty mesentery" &/or smudged pericolonic fat which is inflammatory change in the fatty tissue that suspends the sigmoid. Also we look for free fluid and esp. free air (perforation). Care must be taken to exclude inflammatory change near a cancer so F/U scan/colonoscopy is often done after a while. ...Read more
CT scan, retained stool the colon. few scattered lymph nodes seen. Dilatation of the terminal ileum, This can be seen with backwash ileitis, cancer???
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