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Sessile polyp stomach

A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vinod Shidham
Specializes in Pathology
No.: Rarely sessile polyp itself may be due to cancer.

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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neelima Reddy
Gastroenterology 24 years experience
?<100: Question not clear. Whats less than 100? Does he have 70-80 stomach polyps? 7mm stomach polyp usually doesnt have cancer. They may have biopsied it i... Read More
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
Polyps are benign: Polyps are benign proliferations, they are not cancerosus. But they can be precursers of cancer...So he needs follow up endoscopy as advised by a gast... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Just polyps: Sessile means fixed, with no stalk or directly attached to the mucosa. I am sure the gastroenterologist who performed the test took few biopsies, the... Read More
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Do U mean mm not cm?: Multiple diminutive to small sessile polyps of the stomach, as may often be seen with prolonged use of acid suppression therapy, are typically glandul... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lester Thompson
Pathology 33 years experience
Probably not: There are many types of polyps: hyperplasia, adenomatous, fundic gland type, etc. Only a small percentage are cancerous, and for someone your age, tha... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
Gastroenterology 27 years experience
Different things: Stomach polyps are rarely precancerous and are seen most commonly in patient who take acid blocking meds regularly. Colon polyps are of different typ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Potentially Yes: But that depends upon your family history, the nature of the polyps and the frequency with which you will be followed. You need to discuss this with ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Shafi
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Polyps: Try Pepcid (famotidine) 40 mgs once every day.If symptoms still persist consider seeing your doctor.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
Polyps: womb: Uterine polyps can be pushed out of the womb by contractions of the womb, and the polyp may cause pains like early labor pains, or severe menstrual pa... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
Gastroenterologist: A GI specialist can check your stomach by means of upper endoscopy. This allows a direct look inside the stomach to define the size and the number of ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
Endoscopic removal: Surveillance of polyps by endoscope and removal , some times may need respective surgery , more than that , need more info , have to know the type ... Read More

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