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Went gyn exam did fecal yest and it came back in minutes

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Went for annual gyn exam did fecal yest and it came back in minutes postive. Doctor went straight to how colon cancer is curable not could it be something else. I just got back from Mexico where ate and drank. I have past hemorrhoids that bleed. I am 58 have scheduled a colonoscopy in 2 weeks no family history and no other symptoms. Anxiety level really high since doctor jumped to cancer. Wondering if possible different outcome
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 7 months ago.

Thanks for this question

He was just trying to ease your mind

the vast majority of these are benign

hemorrhoids, diverticulosis, fissures

I think you will be ok

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Customer: replied 7 months ago.
This didn't really say anything that my husband hasn't been saying not satisfied
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 7 months ago.

No problem

what else would you like to know?