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pain after polyp removal

llwright
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is it normal to have a dull ache and stabbing pains in your colon 8 days after colonoscopy and removal of polyps?

ketziah35
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LivinginNH
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Hi,

In answer to your question, when I had a colonoscopy a couple of years ago, they removed two pre-cancerous polyps.  I had absolutely no pain or aching at all after the procedure, therefore I would strongly recommend contacting your physician.

All my best,

Cynthia

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Annabelle41415
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Joined: Feb 2009

You colon has no nerve endings.  I've had an ileostomy and it had no feeling therefore removal of a polyp should not hurt at all.  Please contact your doctor.  Hope you feel better soon.

Kim

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