A 40-year-old female asked:
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is it best to get a small cervical polyp removed or wait to see if goes away (no signs except learned about during pap)?

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Dr. Rawhi Omar
43 years experience Pathology
Remove it: Cervical polyps should be removed and examined by a pathologist. They do not go away on their own.
Answered on Jan 9, 2018

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