Is it OK to shower before a colonoscopy?

Yes, it is OK to shower before your procedure. Personal hygiene before or after colonoscopy is an individual choice. Some patients ask this question in the pre-procedure phase. From the gastrointestinal/medical standpoint, there is no requirement to shower or bathe the day prior to a screening colonoscopy. Once again, this is a personal choice. If […]

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