A 35-year-old female asked:
diagnosed with a tubularvillious adenomatous polyp in my colon and had 4 in my breast, not cancer. could i get all tissue removed before i get more?!
2 doctor answers
Dr. Christian Schultheis answered
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Unlikely: You will require another colonoscopy sooner than normal. A tubulovillous adenoma as you know is benign. No way to remove all at once because new ones can develop at other times. Routine screening is important. I would not be overly concerned with this. Hope this helps.
Answered on Dec 22, 2012
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