A 46-year-old female asked:
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had polyps removed from uterus finding no hyperplasia or cancer put on prometrium (micronized progesterone) anyway stopped for 4 months would i get cancer in that time?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
No: No.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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