My husband met with the GI specialist yesterday. They discussed the findings of the CT Scan, his symptoms, etc.. and scheduled an appointment for an exploratory colonoscopy. 181 more words
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Since I had a little time on my hands last night, and total control of the remote, I decided to watch Forks Over Knives. It offers up a lot of information and so-called proof that a host of diseases that Americans struggle with (Cancer, Diabetes, Obesity and more) can all be reversed and controlled by simply changing the way we eat. 443 more words
The level of fecal calprotectin is useful in early detection of inflammatory bowel disease.
This tests appears more accurate in adults. It may also help differentiate between irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel disease where treatment is different. 23 more words