A 42-year-old member asked:
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need help when polyps are removed from the colon are they checked to be cancerous immediately?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes: Your doctor typically would submit the polyps to the pathologist same day and the reports hould be available within a week or10 days.
Answered on Apr 20, 2013

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