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What is a flexible sigmoidoscopy?

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Dr. Howard Hack
Internal Medicine
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In brief: A colon exam

This is a limited exam of the distal colon and rectum, typically done without sedation in an office setting.
This has been used as part of colon cancer screening regimens, but has been largely replaced by colonoscopy which allows a complete colon exam.

In brief: A colon exam

This is a limited exam of the distal colon and rectum, typically done without sedation in an office setting.
This has been used as part of colon cancer screening regimens, but has been largely replaced by colonoscopy which allows a complete colon exam.
Dr. Howard Hack
Dr. Howard Hack
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Dr. Alex Shvartsman
Dentistry - Cosmetic

In brief: Colonoscopy

It is the examination of the lower colon by using a mini video camera.

In brief: Colonoscopy

It is the examination of the lower colon by using a mini video camera.
Dr. Alex Shvartsman
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