A 29-year-old female asked:
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what is the meaning of "to rule out endocervical polyp" in my trasvaginal ultrasound?

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Dr. Michael Dansie
16 years experience Family Medicine
Clarification: It means that the doctor isn't sure and wants to "rule out" or clarify something, in your case an endometrial polyp. A polyp is a small mass of tissue.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
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