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Colorectal examinations

Various terms exist. Proctoscopy is a collective term for the examination of the anus, rectum and sigmoid colon (one or all of them). Anoscopy is the investigation of the anus (only) using an ...
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What is the size of biopsy specimens pinched from normal colon mucosa?

The size of biopsy samples of the mucosa from gastrointestinal tract, including the colon, is ~2 mm. Biopsy depth of 1.5 mm was chosen from our studies of colon biopsies on fresh surgical tissue ...
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Best type of specialist who performs colonoscopies

Anal Stenosis, I think, is commonly seen in newborns or infants. This needs treatment by itself. A adult person having "Anal Stenosis", if he/she is passing stools normally, then he can, as well go ...
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Why do a follow-up colonoscopy?

If you are not pleased with what the doctor said or you do not trust him, obtain your medical documentation about your case and ask for the second opinion. Another doctor, in order to be able to ...
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