A 24-year-old member asked:
What causes people to get polyps?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Eric Kaplananswered
Colon and Rectal Surgery 44 years experience
Genetics environment: Genetics and to a greater extent environmental issues and personal habits can contribute to polyp formation.
6.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Dr. Allen Kamravaanswered
Colon and Rectal Surgery 17 years experience
Genes: There are a number of genes in the polyp formation cascade. As these genes get altered, polyps form.
5.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Aug 2, 2018
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