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polyposis coli involving whole colon ...please help...

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  • Posted By: dr prashant thakare
  • February 12, 2008
  • 01:32 PM

I am Dr Prashant from India .,
My sister has been diagnosed for polyposis coli., The details are as follows;
Name: Ms Aishwarya Patil
Age:11 yrs
Sex: F
Chief complaints: bleeding per rectum with some mucoid discharge since 2 yrs
Dignosistic test done: Colonscopy shows carpet like lesion involving whole colon and rectum excluding cacum and ascending colon,
Biopsy report: adenomas
Usg abdomen: NAD
Treament sugested: total colectomy with cecoanal anostomosis

Is there any treatment strategy available other than surgery please help me..my MAIL ID is dr.prashant.d.thakare@gmail.com

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  • no i dont think any other therapy is there. besides this may progress to ca colon so i think best choice is surgery
    vivekanandan 4 Replies
    • February 15, 2008
    • 06:22 PM
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  • I am Dr Prashant from India .,My sister has been diagnosed for polyposis coli., The details are as follows;Name: Ms Aishwarya PatilAge:11 yrs Sex: FChief complaints: bleeding per rectum with some mucoid discharge since 2 yrsDignosistic test done: Colonscopy shows carpet like lesion involving whole colon and rectum excluding cacum and ascending colon,Biopsy report: adenomasUsg abdomen: NADTreament sugested: total colectomy with cecoanal anostomosis Is there any treatment strategy available other than surgery please help me..my MAIL ID is dr.prashant.d.thakare@gmail.com I disagree. Try to find a holistic medical practitioner to help with this. Ayervedic, Chinese herbal medicine may help. What is her diet like? What does she eat on a daily basis? This could be a sign of severe allergies like celiac. Has she been tested for clostridium difficile bacteria? DOM
    acuann 3080 Replies
    • February 15, 2008
    • 06:38 PM
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