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how does a cyst form on the colon

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how does a cyst form on the colon?
Can you name the type of cyst?

How was it diagnosed?

I am still online while you provide me the above info.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
the physican in the er
I mean you cannot see a cyst inside the colon, so did you do any investigations?

What are your symptoms?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
pain and raditing pain
There are many types of colonic cysts based on its location, morphology like mesenteric cyst (from intestinal mesentery), enterogenous cyst, duplication cyst, lymphatic cyst and so on.
Cysts may also develop in the rectum, anus or perianal area.

A colonic cyst has to be removed as it can cause multiple symptoms like blood in stool, constipation, abscess formation and sometimes bowel obstruction.

Please consult an MD surgeon and get a CT scan of the abdomen or barium study done to confirm the type and location of he cyst.

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