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Digestive Disorders

What is extended colon?

04/04/2000

Question:

What is an extended colon?

Answer:

Never heard of it. It could be a particular type of endoscopic or surgical procedure or an anatomical abnormality of the colon. Your question is not detailed or specific enough to give you a definitive answer.

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Response by:

John D Long, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati