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During a colonoscopy, a thin, flexible camera is inserted into the large intestine to diagnose abnormalities or diseases in the lower intestine or colon.

Preparatory Procedures for Colonoscopies


An endoscopy is often known as an EGD. This non-surgical procedure allows your MMG Gastroenterologist to examine the upper part of the gastrointestinal tract. Endoscopy uses a flexible scope with a camera and light at the end. Biopsies and treatment may also occur while using this scope.