A 36-year-old female asked:
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36 years old and just been diagnosed with an endometrial polyp of 11 x 6 mm. going through surgery in december. is there a risk it can be cancerous?

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Dr. Luis Gonzalez
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Very unlikely !: Polyps in the uterus are commonly non cancerous. They can be easily removed by outpatient hysteroscopy. The tissue report (pathology) will give you the final diagnosis.
Answered on Aug 18, 2019
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