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Should i remove my polyup for lower stomach pains ?

I am a 65 year old women in fairly good health... Other than the ususal aches and pains...I have been constipated for a long time...I had a colonoscopy done and it turned out that I had to have a polyup removed but everything was good... I Notice when I do have a bowl movement... I really have to strain..It feels like I have to goreally bad and then I Feel like I am giving birth ..I keep pushing and pushing and when something does come out it is a very little amount and about the size of a pencil...thickness wise??? Now I am getting really sharp pains in my lower left abdoman and down the front of my left leg? I have to wait before I can go to the doctor .... is this anything to worry about?
Asked On : Mon, 25 Apr 2011
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  User's Response
hi welcome to health care magic!
u may try some ayur. med. like panchsakar churna 1tsf twice a day ,maha shankh vati 2 tabs. thrice a day, livotrit 2 tsf thwice a day , himcospas tab. 1 tab. thrice a day n go for ultrasond.
take care
Answered: Mon, 25 Apr 2011
OBGYN Dr. Rhea Chanda's  Response
At 65,you have severe constipation and hard stools.There could be a obstructive cause to this.There could be a recurrence of the polyp or another mass etc.For that,first a rectal exam needs to be done.Then another colonoscopy might be needed.Also a contrast xray may be needed depending on what you doctor finds.If you are waiting to see the doctor,try using a laxative/stool softner for a few days.If no improvement,then an intervention is needed.
Answered: Mon, 25 Apr 2011
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