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Tumour in my sigmoid colon

Tom2

Tom2 - Enfield

Enfield - Tue, 18 Oct 2016

I've been having rectal bleeding for a while so eventually went to see my GP 18 months ago, she sent me for a colonoscopy.
The hospital messed up my appointment twice and by the time they sent me a third I was too fed up to go.
My symptoms however persisted so after 18 months my GP sent me back.

My colonoscopy was not as minor as I had been told. I was on the table for almost 90 minutes, when I eventually got off the table I could hardly walk as it set my back problem off.
The doctor apologised for the discomfort, I was told they found a tumour in my sigmoid colon and in his opinion it was malignant tumour.

I'm now waiting to see the surgeon to discuss surgery and removing the colon.
I should have hundreds of questions I need to ask the surgeon but I cant think of them, any help here would be greatly appreciated.

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