Unexpected Nasty Twist: A Glimpse into the World of Colonoscopy and Its Unforeseen Consequence!

The article discusses what to expect during a colonoscopy and reveals an unexpected side effect that many people experience. It explains that a colonoscopy involves a doctor inserting a flexible tube into the rectum to examine the colon for abnormalities. The procedure is usually done under anesthesia and is mostly painless. However, some individuals develop a nasty side effect called "post-colonoscopy wind" which causes excessive gas and bloating due to the air pumped into the colon during the procedure.