What are the common symptoms reported if your bowel is cut or perforated during a colonoscopy?

Some common symptoms of a bowel perforation or cut include:

  • Emphysema or difficulty in breathing
  • A swollen neck
  • Collapsed lung
  • Abdominal and chest pain
  • Confusion
  • Abnormal vital signs
  • Fever

A perforated bowel is considered a medical emergency.

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