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47 years old have had a least 6months of diarrhea, bloating

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Hi , 47 years old have had a least 6months of diarrhea, bloating and fatigue and pain on my right side of abdomen. In the last month had a ultrasound of abdomen it was normal
Colonoscopy and came back normal
CT scan with IV dye showed a worry some apple core size lesion (malignant neoplasm) in my ascending colon
Dr said it could have been a shadow and not to worry about it. I am very concerned, what do you think?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

That i interesting colonoscopy came back normal.

But you still have symptoms.

Hence I will suggest you to consider a MRI scan of the abdomen with contrast for better evaluation.

Also capsular endoscopy can be considered to check the parts of colon not covered by colonoscopy entirely.

So do not give up

You still need these tests above.
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