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Offline Brick5711

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Colonoscopy Friday and terrified
« on: February 19, 2014, 10:07:32 AM »
So November 2012 I had a colonoscopy. They removed a very large colon polyp. I was 22 at the time. The polyp was adenomatous. The doctor said he thinks i have a genetic predisposition to get polyps but no bad genetic disease. I know it was only 15 months ago, but I am terrified they are going to find a cancerous polyp. 
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Re: Colonoscopy Friday and terrified
« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2014, 03:05:49 PM »
Thanks for the encouragement yall.
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Re: Colonoscopy Friday and terrified
« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2014, 03:10:12 PM »
As long as you are checked regularly when they found an adenoma, you should be fine. I have known
others who have had an adenoma and they were all fine. Good luck!!!
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Re: Colonoscopy Friday and terrified
« Reply #3 on: February 19, 2014, 03:14:53 PM »
I'm sure that you will be fine.
Cancer at you age is very rare.

I hope you don't mind but I will say a prayer for you.
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Re: Colonoscopy Friday and terrified
« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2014, 07:11:20 PM »
Colon cancer is very slow growing. Worst case scenario they find another polyp. Sounds like your GI is very thorough. You'll be fine. Please update us.
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Re: Colonoscopy Friday and terrified
« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2014, 07:48:45 PM »
Odds are you will be fine, try to relax, do smth fun to distract from worrying thoughts.

Good luck!
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Re: Colonoscopy Friday and terrified
« Reply #6 on: February 19, 2014, 07:59:19 PM »
Praying for peace for you as you wait for your appt. You will be fine!  :yes:
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