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Colon Cancer Screening

The visual examination of the large intestine (colon) using a lighted, flexible fiber optic or video endoscope. The colon begins in the right-lower abdomen and looks like a big question mark as it moves up and around the abdomen, ending in the rectum. It is 5 to 6 feet long.

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome

“The muscles in your colon that squeeze to push stool through malfunction,” says Dr Dar. The muscles either contract too quickly, giving you diarrhea (IBS-D), or too slowly, so you’re constipated (IBS-C). People may develop IBS after a GI illness, a course of antibiotics, or emotional trauma.

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Acid Reflux Disease

A condition is also known as Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). Two particular types of reflux disease may e diagnosed. This is why you should seek medical help when you develop symptoms like heartburn.

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Rectal Bleeding

Commonly abbreviated LGIB, refers to any form of bleeding in the lower gastrointestinal tract. LGIB is a common ailment seen at emergency departments.[1] It presents less commonly than upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB).

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