Flexible Sigmoidoscopy


Flexible Sigmoidoscopy

Flexible sigmoidoscopy is a common procedure. It is used to check the health of the lower part of the colon. It can show your doctor what’s causing problems with your bowel movements, or causing bloody stool, belly pain, or weight loss. This video will show you how it’s done.

Medical Reviewer: Lehrer, Jenifer, MD
Medical Reviewer: Sather, Rita, RN

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