Wednesday, March 4, 2015
What are the options to treat a tortuous colon ?
No treatment needed if it is not symptomatic. If constipation is an issue, then medical therapy is the first step. If not successful, a methodic evaluation of the causes of constipation is in order.
Janice Frederick Rafferty, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief of Colorectal Surgery Division
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati