Colonic Polyps

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Last Updated: 02 May 2022

A polyp is an extra piece of tissue that grows inside your body. Nevertheless, some polyps might develop into cancer or currently be cancer. You may have a greater chance of getting polyps if you: Are over age 50; Have had polyps prior to; Have a family member with polyps; Have a family background of colon cancer. Most colon polyps do not cause symptoms.

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