okay, had the camera pill test done. it got all the way to the end of the small intestine and just sat there until the battery ran out. no inflammation up, scarring, lesions, nothing. Does anyone have any information on what type of conditions can happen below the small intestine? Im much too impatient to wait 2 weeks for the dr's appt before I find out anything else. I'm gonna start researching.View Thread
Those were my thoughts exactly about the insurance company. Why not try the least invasive method first, instead of making the patient go through a colonoscopy, endoscopy and barium xray. My husband has had a ct scan, xray, ultrasound, and endoscopy. I had to appeal to the insurance company that his medical records showed that he did try twice for the colonscopy, but could not be properly cleaned out. The dr said that if the insurance company didn't want to pay still, he could be put in the hospital and be hooked up to a saline drip and cleaned out that way.View Thread
Ibcash, Thanks for the info! My husband has been really sick with terrible stomach pains and bloating for almost 2 years now. He has tried to get a colonoscopy done twice, but both times he had to cancel as he promptly threw the prep up. His stomach gets so big and bloated that he looks pregnant and it's super firm to the touch. I am really hoping that the camera pill shows what is wrong with his stomach.View Thread
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