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Cold.and colonoscopy...reset my appt?

Hi, I am having a colonoscopy tomorrow and coming down with a cold since yesterday, should I reset my appt? Of is it ok to go under for this short period of time with a cold ?
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replied October 24th, 2012
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Lriggle,

It is up to you, but as long as you do not have a fever or trouble breathing, it is okay to have sedation.

But, you might call your physician and ask about this.

Good luck.
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