Colonoscopy is a test used for evaluating:

  • Large intestine,
  • The terminal portion of the small intestine.


  • This procedure is performed under the anaesthesia.
  • In this technique through the anus a colonoscope is inserted to examine the inner structures.
  • A biopsy is recommended in case of any suspicion, or an endotherapy can be done for the bleeding lesions.

Indications for colonoscopy are

  • Bleeding from the anus
  • Loose motions with blood in stool
  • Pain in the lower abdomen
  • Contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CECT) or ultrasound showing a mass in the colon
  • Suspicion of ulcers in small bowel
  • Screening colonoscopy in older individuals (>50 years) for early detection of cancer/premalignant lesions

Therapeutic indication for colonoscopy includes:

  • Polypectomy
  • Endotherapy of bleeding ulcers
  • Stenting of the colon in malignancy associated obstruction
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