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What Having A Colonoscopy Taught Me About The Food I Eat by KCLAnderson Patient Expert So, having turned 50, it was time for that rite of passage known as a colonoscopy... some Pedialyte, as “sports drinks” like Gatorade were recommended to replace electrolytes (but I’ve never liked...
Colonoscopy etc... by Amy Silcox Patient Expert for them to be able to remove the polyps they found. So last night I got to drink some Miralax in Gatorade to flush.... I drank the 3 bottles of Gatorade in 3.5 hours ending at 1:30 am. I was supposed to start at 8...
Colonoscopy Week Live! - The Colonoscopy by Martin Patient Expert The colonoscopy requires you to have a sedative injection. It is imperative that you arrange... over who would come with me to the hospital. The letter from the hospital clearly states no escort, no colonoscopy. My girlfriend...
and the last colonoscopy I had didn't leave these lasting effects. Irritable bowel syndrome is a condition... that a colonoscopy can't cause it since, given the number of colonoscopies performed annually, if there were a link...
Yes. Usually the day before your colonoscopy you will be placed on a clear liquid diet... to adequately visualize it during your colonoscopy....
You can try and see if there is a participating gastroenterologist in your area.   Start by calling ambulatory care, surgical centers and hospitals in your area to obtain an estimate on their cost.  Ask if th
Thanks Ian.  Good advice. Perhaps your doctor could give your son a detailed explanation of what happened during the colonoscopy and how that didn't mean you will stop breathing under usual circumstances...
From Virtual Colonoscopy to Virt ... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven From Virtual Colonoscopy to Virtual biopsy to tell whether colon polyp is benign without removal... could be done on a "virtual" procedure...thus could have the potential of avoiding full on colonoscopies...
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Diagnosis ... there is blood present in your sample and you will be offered a colonoscopy (a procedure where a tube with a light at the end of ... » Read on
Diagnosis ... , called a colonoscope, which is placed up through your rectum, before being guided into your colon. Before the procedure begins ... » Read on