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Old 10-25-2007, 04:29 PM   #1
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colonoscopy & staph inf

Anyone know if there is a chance of getting staph from this procedure? Also, since they use the same tubing on everyone, does it have a cover or how do they sterilize it? Sounds very unsanitary. I know I have to have this done but I do wonder about these things. Thanks.

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