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Your Complete Guide to a Colonoscopy

Colonoscopy is the most widespread colon cancer screening procedure in existence.
It has been shown to detect early-stage adenomas and colorectal cancers at a curable stage.
Let’s get more in depth about the Colonoscopy procedure and when to consider getting it done.

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What is Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcerative Colitis is a type of inflammatory bowel disease that affects the lining of the colon.
The inflammation can lead to ulcers, pus, or bleeding in the colon. Read more on the symptoms, diagnosing and treatment thereof.


The information on this website is to provide general guidance. In no way does any of the information provided reflect definitive medical advice and self-diagnoses should not be made based on information obtained online. It is important to consult a Gastroenterologist or medical doctor regarding ANY and ALL symptoms or signs including, but not limited to: abdominal pain, haemorrhoids or anal / rectal bleeding as it may a sign of a serious illness or condition. A thorough consultation and examination should ALWAYS be performed for an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan. Be sure to call a physician or call our office today and schedule a consultation.

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2nd Floor Milpark Hospital
Parktown, Johannesburg

Telephone: 011 482-3010
Emergency: 074 102 2040
Email: reception@gidocjhb.co.za

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