Meaning, Use, And Side Effects of Colonoscopy

Colon is the large intestine and the last part of the digestive system. If there is any problem in this intestine, the doctors say to do Colonoscopy.

This is a kind of test done to look at the interior of the colon. In this process the tool called colonoscope is used. In this attached a small camera at the end of a flexible tube that reaches inside the colon easily.

Why colonoscopy is done?

Colonoscopy in redding is done for various purposes. Mostly it is done to find out the origin of blood in stool, abdominal agony, diarrhea, or change in bowel habit or any abnormality discovered in colonic x-rays or CT scan. Person with a preceding history of polyps and colon disease and even family have some type of non colonic cancer or colonic troubles are suggested to have periodic Colonoscopy test, because their danger are greater of having cancer.

What happen during Colonoscopy?

Colonoscopy is done as an outpatient or a day case. It is routinely done. In this process a sedative is given to you through an injection into the vein of your hand which helps you to rest but not sleep. Then you are slept on a couch, the doctor slowly puts the colonoscope into the anus up to the colon and examine the interior of colon. Air is also passed through it, so that the doctor can see everything clearly, through this you will have some wild pains. The doctor takes some sample of some component from inside of colon, depends on the reason why the test is done. Then the colonoscope is pulled out slowly and softly. It usually takes 20-30 minutes. After that you should allow at least 2 hours for entire digestion to arrange and give time for the sedative to work for colonoscopy. It is not injurious but it can be a little painful, especially when colonoscope is passed through anus.

Colonoscopy

Side effects of Colonoscopy 

Colonoscopy is finished without any problem. Only sedative can make you little exhausted or drowsy for some time. You will also pass out some amount of blood from your anus, if biopsy is takes or if any polyp was removed. Abdominal pain, fever or passing a lot of blood from anus any of these occur within 48 hours of colonoscopy, then you must consult doctor immediately.

Conclusion

So colonoscopy is a test done to find out colon cancer or any other problem and get them cured easily and fast. This test can be done anywhere. So find out the best near you. As per my view the best is Colonoscopy Redding. This centre is the best for every such kind of test.

So for more information freely contact at the centre.

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