Sigmoidoscopy Gastroenterologist Exam
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Exam with sigmoidoscopy, a flexible sigmoidoscopy is a procedure that allows your doctor to examine the rectum and the lower (sigmoid) colon.
It is an accurate and simple method of investigating the cause of rectal bleeding, change in bowel habits, and rectal symptoms such as pain and diarrhea.
Flexible sigmoidoscopy also is a part of colon screening and surveillance for colon cancer.
A sigmoidoscopy gastroenterologist exam cost includes the facility fee, physician’s fee, related medical procedures, and drugs required to administer the plan of care.
Not included are diagnostic studies, consultations with additional specialists, and cost of complication management; travel, food, and lodging.