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Colonoscopy ordered for mom after bout of food poisoning. Testing was neg for infection but trace blood. Feeling ok now. Why not observe or have vc?

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Dr. Farrah Ahmad
Internal Medicine

In brief: Family history

If your mom is 50 and above , she needs a colonoscopy anyways.
But considering fh of colon ca and some blood in stool, its very appropriate for her to have colonoscopy.

In brief: Family history

If your mom is 50 and above , she needs a colonoscopy anyways.
But considering fh of colon ca and some blood in stool, its very appropriate for her to have colonoscopy.
Dr. Farrah Ahmad
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