Colonoscopia

Durante una colonoscopia, se obtiene una muestra de tejido del colon, utilizando instrumentos especiales. La muestra se envía al laboratorio, donde se la coloca en un medio de cultivo y se examina diariamente para verificar la presencia de microorganismos.

Colonoscopia

Revision

Last reviewed 10/8/2012 by George F. Longstreth, MD, Department of Gastroenterology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, San Diego, California. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, and Stephanie Slon.

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