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I went to see a gastrointestinal specialist about getting a

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I went to see a gastrointestinal specialist about getting a colonoscopy, she said that I could be awake with no sedation and watch the procedure, or be put to sleep, i am going to choose being awake with no sedation, she said she does it all the time, she has 2 nurses that will help you with your breathing and I would be fine, I choose not to be sedated, what do you think?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: yes I have and she knows what all I am taking
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: nope
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 6 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. David replied 6 months ago.

I think it is fine.

I would trust your GI doctor.

are you sure you want to watch the procedure?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
will I be charged again if I ask you one more question
Expert:  Dr. David replied 6 months ago.

no. what is your question.

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I think it would be cool to see my colon
Expert:  Dr. David replied 6 months ago.

that is fine. you can be awake.

your GI doctor can do that for you

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