Colonoscopy is the best test available to detect and treat a wide variety of abnormalities inside the colon. However, it is a more involved test that includes sedation, or the use of drugs, a more extensive bowel preparation, and a higher risk of complications.
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy Risks -- Colonoscopy
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The following reviewers and/or references were utilized in the creation of this video:Reviewed By: Arthur Schoenstadt, MD