When should I get my test results?

Diagnostic results may be available immediately at your provider’s office. Often, providers send biopsy (tissue) samples to a lab. It can take up to two weeks to get biopsy results.

When should I call the healthcare provider?

You should call your healthcare provider if you experience:

  • Continued bloody bowel movements or heavy rectal bleeding.
  • Dizziness or weakness.
  • Extreme abdominal pain.
  • Signs of infection, such as fever or chills.

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