bignoseduglyguy

Posts Tagged ‘colonoscopy’

Looking up an old friend —

Yesterday’s colonoscopy went well. While I will have to wait for the pathology results from the biopsy, the doctor found heaps of¬†diverticula¬†(not for the squeamish) in my colon. The preliminary diagnosis is diverticulosis and my recent problems put down to diverticulitis flare ups. From what I understand so far, the general treatment/prevention approach is maintaing […]

Pills and potion —

One way or another, I have been sick for the last seven months. Various theories include post-infection problems after nursing our dying calf Willow last year, some form of inflammatory bowel disease or, God forbid, something more serious. Things have slowly worsened over the last six months, requiring me to adjust my diet, take all […]