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Colonoscopy (cont.)

Pictures of the Colon and Diseases of the Colon

Picture of the anatomy of the colon
Picture of the anatomy of the colon

Picture of colon cancer
Picture of colon cancer and colon polyps

Picture of diverticulitis
Picture of diverticulitis

Picture of Crohn's disease
Picture of Crohn's disease

Picture of ulcerative colitis
Picture of ulcerative colitis

REFERENCES:

FDA. FDA approves first non-invasive DNA screening test for colorectal cancer.

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endscopy.org. Understanding Colonoscopy.

CDC. Colorectal Cancer Statistics.

MedscapeReference.com. Colonoscopy.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/2/2014
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