A 48-year-old male asked:
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hyper plastic polyp colon right side by appendix canal . what would follow up be . my doctor was unsure he for it all during colonoscopy?

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Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Repeat colonoscopy: Timing 2-5 years likely. Depends on size and any others. Family history? Discuss with gastroenterologist.
Answered on Nov 26, 2013

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Dr. Richard Zimon
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NOT: BAD GOOD SCREENING and CANCER PREVENTION!! Follow up as suggested by your Gastroenterologist! Hope this is helpful Dr Z
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Dr. Cathleen London
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Possibly: That is a lot of polyps! probably concerned about the integrity of your colon if they have to remove too much tissue or the possibility of cancer.
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Dr. Barry Mills
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Good chance: With this many polyps others could easily have been missed or you could grow small polyps in a year i agree with repeat procedure 1yr. Also will deter ... Read More

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