| THIS MESSAGE BOARD IS NO LONGER ACTIVE.
TO SEE OUR ACTIVE MESSAGE BOARDS, PLEASE GO HERE |
| | Re: bowel problems
Re: bowel problems
[ Back to Messages
Posted by Alyce
on September 26, 2000 at 23:08:28:
In Reply to: Re: bowel problems posted by Sandy on September 25, 2000 at 07:20:00:
: : Has anyone had to go to a docter for a colonoscopy?
: Has a dr. ordered this test for you? Do you havr MS? I understand this is a test all people should have, especially after the age 0f 50 since this is the only method of detection for colon cancer. I was dx with a spastic colon last yr. ad the dr. prescribed meds. which really helped. My mother's dr. ordered a colonoscopy when she had the same symptoms and gave her the same dx. Just a differnce in doctors I guess.
Can severe, debilitating diarrhea be A symptom of this disease? I've had two episodes of visual disturbance "Optic Neuritis". But a few months ago I had a couple of weeks of severs diarrhea -- bad enough to land me in the hospital with dehydration. They never found a cause -- like a bacteria, or giardia or C. Diff., or anything like that. I went through an entire colonoscopy at that time, which was conpletely negative. Could this be another part of the disease? Please let me knoe as soon as possible. Thanks. Alyce.
All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:02 AM.