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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
28 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Yes: Risks of colonoscopies polypectomy includes bleeding and perforation. Both rare.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bonnie Bock
46 years experience in Infectious Disease
Cut it off: In the colon , a polyp is cut off or removed during a special exam called a colonoscopy, for a sample for biopsy to look for cancer, and to remove i ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hasan Khondker
12 years experience in Internal Medicine
It depends : some people are genetically predisposed to developing polyps at a faster rate
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See your doctor: It may be another polyp or another cause.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Yes it is.: Your doctor should have informed you that mild vaginal bleeding is normal after such procedures. In the absence of fever and large blood clots per vag ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
38 years experience in Family Medicine
It depends where was: the polyp. If it was inside your colon there should be no pain. If this was on the outside, sometimes more accurately called a skin tag, that could b ... Read More
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
Up to you: First you discuss with your doctor , will explain the reason , and alternative treatments if you are not satisfied , yes take a second opinion , ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Vanko
33 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Post procedure bleed: About a week.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
Fever: Within one week. After the first 2-3 days of the procedure, the risk is miniscule, if any.
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Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience in Family Medicine
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