A 45-year-old female asked:
is a colon polyp more likely to grow fast if it's cancerous? i had a colonoscopy last year with no polyps, had a very large polyp removed today
1 doctor answer
Dr. Andrew Turrisi answered
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
sort ofm: Since you were negative a year ago, you must have bled to warrant re-exam. Rapid growth is a sign of cancer. I note you do not use. 81 mg Aspirin that may inhibit polyp transformation and growth.
Answered on Nov 14, 2019
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