Last month I had a 9 mm adenoma removed via sigmoidoscopy from the sigmoid colon. Prior to this, I was experiencing a brown watery discharge, a feeling of swelling from within the colon, a burning red rash around the anus and more recently nausea, loss of appetite, fatigue and a feeling of weakness. The lab report said that the polyp was benign. Could it have caused these symptoms, since after removal, I was symptom free. GI specialist says not.
I cannot confirm anything without knowing the complete history and invesitigations.Colorectal polyps are not usually associated with symptoms. If there are any symptoms then it can cause rectal bleeding, bloody stools, abdominal pain and fatigue. Large polyp may cause nausea, vomiting by leading to obstruction .It is best to have frank discussion with your gatroenterologist.That will definitely help. Do keep us posted.
Take care and regards!
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.