TITLE

Completing Colonoscopy

AUTHOR(S)
Waye, Jerome D.
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Oct2000, Vol. 95 Issue 10, p2681
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Discusses the problems with performing colonoscopic examinations in various types of patients. Overview of a study on the correlation of a person's size and the degree of difficulty in performing colonoscopy; Factors that render the colonoscopic examination more difficult in slender women; Approach used in performing total colonoscopic examination in young slender women and tall, heavy men.
ACCESSION #
17623741

 

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