Colon Polypectomy (Colon Polyp Removal)

Colonoscopy is a common and very safe test that examines the lining of your lower intestinal tract. Colonoscopy means “to look inside the colon.” During a complete colonoscopy, doctors who are well trained in this procedure (gastroenterologists) can see part of your small intestine as well as the end of your intestinal tract (the rectum). Removal of one or more polyps from the inside lining of the colon (large intestine). A polyp is a mass of tissue that may develop into cancer. Reasons for Procedure To remove a polyp, which is a possible cancer source. The greatest danger with intestinal polyps is their potential to turn into cancerous tumors. Noncancerous polyps are often removed as well, because they can cause troublesome symptoms. Additionally, a physician does not know if a polyp is precancerous until it is removed and examined under the microscope. Most polyps, however, do not cause symptoms, although rarely they may cause: Bleeding (resulting in rectal bleeding) Abdominal pain and cramping Description of the Procedure — You lie on your side or on your back. A colonoscope, a soft, bendable tube approximately the thickness of the index finger, is inserted through the anus, and slowly pushed through the rectum to the colon. Using the colonoscope, the surgeon locates the polyp (or polyps), and surgically removes them with a wire snare, a surgical laser beam, by burning, or using an ultrasound. The method of removal depends on the size of the polyp. Bleeding during the
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  1. samsone700 March 12, 2012 4:53 am 

    arrrrrrrr not look not look?

  2. vince11229 March 12, 2012 4:29 am 

    wow the? anus canal looks soo cool, i wish i can go there and hang out.

  3. Weltar March 12, 2012 3:37 am 

    i don’t see aneything disguasting here… thats? in our bodies.

  4. Sergionewyork March 12, 2012 1:39 am 

    That will? grow back!

  5. buddle1587 March 12, 2012 12:46 am 

    hahahaha seriously dude i? really just laughed. awesome comment.

  6. SuckLead March 11, 2012 11:54 pm 

    While informative… I do think I just threw? up a little.

  7. Khaosispower March 11, 2012 11:13 pm 

    COOL. This almost made me wanna be a doctor! 8D

    I wanna rip stuff out of inside of people’s butts!? :]

  8. wenurdead March 11, 2012 10:40 pm 

    PLEASE DON’T READ THIS!!!!! in 1964 13 year old Elisa Johnson was raped and murdered in North Carolina, her body was found with multiple stab wounds, and now that you’ve read this, every night she will come to your house and hang from your closet with glowing red eyes,? the only way to stop this is? to post this to 10 other videos.

  9. haavoc2007 March 11, 2012 10:21 pm 

    I look forward to doing this in the future as a gastroenterologist. Thank? you for the video.

  10. Lazie4life March 11, 2012 9:50 pm 

    wtf, so it whas that that they did to me, i was sound asleep when they did it, but when i woke up fuck my troath hurts so bad, dunno why, did ask the doctor either, puked on? the way home, then nothing more, feelt sorry for the girl in my room that had cancer, did know how it when for her but, i whish that she is fine now, this whas manny years ago tough.

  11. Lazie4life March 11, 2012 9:08 pm 

    how long have this swedish doctor been in work, wanna know if it whas he thet operate me, it whas? like 7 years ago now

  12. fonoboy March 11, 2012 8:25 pm 

    im 12 and geting that? in a week!!!

  13. Lengsel7 March 11, 2012 7:56 pm 

    That looked like it hurt–the way? the polyp was pulled at before it came off.

  14. hakissej March 11, 2012 7:37 pm 

    what if the polyps(the round tumor like meat)? is the size of a fist,? would the surgery be more dangerous? Due to work my mother have been postponding the surgery and now its huge
    please? reply if possible

  15. tsavdarwallace March 11, 2012 7:28 pm 

    I’m 31 and having this done next week. I have always ate healthy and exercised. Guess anyone can get them. It doesn’t hurt. Can decide if I want to take the meds to relax or stay? awake.

  16. tsavdarwallace March 11, 2012 7:03 pm 

    I felt a sensation. Hard to explain. PCP put in a tool with a mirror and found it.
    It does not hurt at all and? sometimes th

  17. enemygaming March 11, 2012 6:59 pm 

    its like instead of a thumbs up or thumbs down rating i wish i could give it? a “?”

  18. ZionistCensorship March 11, 2012 6:26 pm 

    id bang dat chicks? ass

  19. NDF211Gunner March 11, 2012 5:31 pm 

    omfg thats what my step-grandfather has…I feel so bad for him, and he has parkinsons disease, dementia, and blood in his feces… well i guess? this is the end for him :(

  20. piekarzczyki March 11, 2012 4:34 pm 

    had this in colchester essex? hosp last week,,
    no probs

  21. Miton2011 March 11, 2012 4:18 pm 


    Now? that you said that, its probably a dudes butt they’re operating on… Just a thought.

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