456 colonoscopy patients warned of infection risk

There are 5 comments on the May 1, 2013, WTOC-TV Savannah story titled 456 colonoscopy patients warned of infection risk. In it, WTOC-TV Savannah reports that:

An Atlanta surgery center is warning 456 patients that their colonoscopies might have put them at risk of HIV and other diseases.

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RP McMurphy

Atlanta, GA

#2 May 1, 2013
That procedure has never been without risks. Sometimes the clinician punctures the colon and you will have to wear a bag for the rest of your life.
And for whatever reason, you can't sue him.
That's why I passed on the procedure when my doc suggested it.
Sofa King Cool 2016

Dawsonville, GA

#4 May 1, 2013
Did Colon Bowel ever get checked? Maybe Obama or Eric Holder and the Dept. of JustUs could recommend a good quack turd world doctor. bwaaaaaaaaaaa.
Nonya

Alpharetta, GA

#5 May 2, 2013
People are way over tested in this country anyway. There a fecal blood test is a much cheaper and effective way to test for colon cancer. Notice I said "cheaper". There's a blood test for just about every type of cancer, but it take money out of the medical establishment's pockets, so you aren't told about them. Do your homework and stop running to the doctor for every little thing and stop letting them use their scare tactics in order to force you into more and more and more and more tests. It's a lucrative business for them to diagnose you with cancer.
Sofa King Cool 2016

Dawsonville, GA

#7 May 2, 2013
I bees dun gots tested because I bees 52 in July. teehee. Dey bees sayin you bees havin to bees checked bies dey times you bees fitty. Dumper Dave beees neadin to bees checked and Long beyotch bees old man now too.
Sofatkingfool

Sweden

#8 May 2, 2013
I gotz me a kolonaskope agayn dis yeer. Da doktre an me had chokalate kovered strawberies and wine afturwords.6313

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