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I just mentioned I had a cy scan that indicated mild fat

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I just mentioned I had a cy scan that indicated mild fat stranding near descending colin - is this always indicative of inflammamation and if do can thre inflammation be temporary or does it always indicate a problem?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the report said possible colitis. What I'd the next best test to confirm or suggest other possibility
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

This is Dr. David

it is not always due to inflammation.

the best way to confirm this is to see a GI doctor and get a colonoscopy

how old are you?

have you gotten a colonoscopy before?