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Male Colonoscopy Entrance Point
50 years old, unless: Regardless of gender, people without high risk factors are advised to begin screening colonoscopy at age 50, repeating at 10 year intervals if nothing is found. Those with high risk factors such as first degree family history of colorectal cancer or polyps should begin at age 40. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had a colonoscopy and they noted prominent lymphoid aggregates what does this represent 25 year old male?
Do i need to just go to the hospital and be seen? I am a 51 year old white male. I had a colonoscopy 6 years ago after having a difficulty with my colon where it was said that on my left side it had been 'kinked", which is where I am now experincing a du
A : A real serious concern for someone with a history like yours would be bowel obstruction. For the future if you experience any of the following: abdominal pain(crampy in nature) that usually comes and goes nausea vomiting diarrhea constipation inability to pass gas or have a bowel movement abdominal distention please seek medical attention right away. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why did my colonoscopy end up being very painful. My doctor had to stop half way. I'm 19 male and a ectomorph?
Anatomy: Thin people have little internal fat; bowel can get bunched up in the pelvis. Some people have lots of loops amd turns in the bowel-more of a challenge. Some people have internal scars (adhesions)-harder to get around. Some have inflammation. Some are resistant to meds. Some docs have a heavy hand. ...Read more
Does age matter for a colonoscopy procedure? I'm 22 y old male. Is it safe and worth it? I am getting it done for my on-going constipation for years.
Colonoscopy: Age matters for colonoscopy for certain cancers and family history. For constipation it may be a useful diagnostic procedure almost at any age. this procedure is generally safe when performed by an experienced physician under normal conditions. Defecating in a squatting position on top of your toilet seat can provide considerable relief from constipation many patients without the need for meds ...Read more
48 yr old male. Normal colonoscopy 4 yrs ago, internal hemms noted. Small bit of bright red blood on stool this morning--likely to be hemms?
Hemmorhoids: Many people present with "piles" and this can actually be the issue or one of many other problems that your doctor can help there are dietary, behavioral, hygiene modifications as well as procedures that can help with these common problems. Both constipation and diarrhea can lead to this condition as well it is best if you consult with a general or colorectal surgeon to help with this matter. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
12 yr bowel problems. Toilet constantly. Both colonoscopy and celiac tests clear. 30yr old irish male. What could be wrong? Affecting working day help
Lots of causes: Lot of causes for these complaints, including organic and functional. Do a diet diary, including alcohol, sugarless gum and candy, symptoms. Bring to doc. May need stool tests for parasites, fat, other. May need evaluatiom of all bowel, pancreas, thyroid, hormones. Check meds. Colon biopsied? May be easily rx'd or not. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
30yr old male blood on stool and on toliet paper after by. Negative colonoscopy 2 yrs ago? Blood is always red and never mixed with stools thoughts?
Wat age should male get a colonoscopy if his gpa died of colon cancer? Also when should prostate be checked if history of cancer in both sides of fam?
10 years earlier: In general, screening colonoscopies should start at age 50years, or 10 years earlier from the time detected by a family member. The role of detection of prostate cancer is a bit more controversial, but start with regular physical exams and discussion with his primary care physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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