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Bladder (Definition)

The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more


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Severe abdomen pain. Voveran injection relieved instantly. Now no pain. Ultrasound report shows enlarged liver and 6.2 mm gall bladder polyP. Cause?

Severe abdomen pain. Voveran injection relieved instantly. Now no pain. Ultrasound report shows enlarged liver and 6.2 mm gall bladder polyP. Cause?

Liver patholoogy: Voveran SR (Diclofenac SR)? Voveran SR (Diclofenac SR) is in a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Dx of liver problem
must be made, possibly by bx especially if no evidence of cirrhosis. Liver pain usually from rapid expansion of. Capsule Presence of GB polyp must be addressed possibly by cholecystectomy and why Volveran for pain. ...Read more

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Symptoms of bladder polyps?

Symptoms of bladder polyps?

Bladder polyps: Bladder polyps is not very common, bladder cancer is. Symptoms are usually absent but frequency of urination and blood in the urine are common. ...Read more

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Are bladder polyps a form of cancer?

Are bladder polyps a form of cancer?

Not neccessarily: There are bladder polyps that are benign and do not progress to cancer. There are also other polyps that are a liitle more aggressive and may turn into cancer in the future and close followup is needed with cystoscopy. ...Read more

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Are there a home remedies for urinary bladder polyps?

Are there a home remedies for urinary bladder polyps?

No: No one should consume home remedies to remove a growth in the bladder. Polyps or growths in the bladder need to be biopsied and/or removed in their entirety and the tissue sent to a pathologist for analysis to differentiate if the polyp;s etiology is in fact a benign or malignant condition. ...Read more

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Difference between bladder mass and bladder polyp? Will the ultrasound know the difference?

A polyp: Is a type of mass, but there are other causes of masses. Polyp-like bladder masses could be benign or malignant, and ultrasound is generally not sufficient to tell the difference ...Read more

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I am female, and had a bladder polyp (papimillary carcinoma) taken out 2 years ago. I am going for 2nd cystoscopy, is it a polyp tumor or cancer?

I am female, and had a bladder polyp (papimillary carcinoma) taken out 2 years ago. I am going for 2nd cystoscopy, is it a polyp tumor or cancer?

Cancer: Papillary carcinoma of the bladder is definitely not a "polyp". If the pathologist called it "papillary carcinoma", that is bladder cancer. If you've only had one cystoscopy in two years you're really not being followed according to recommended surveillance protocol. ...Read more

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I have a single 4mm gall bladder polyps, experiencing pain around the area, does that mean I might have gallstones. Should I remove the polyps asap.?

I have a single 4mm gall bladder polyps, experiencing pain around the area, does that mean I might have gallstones. Should I remove the polyps asap.?

CCK HIDA SCAN: Ask your physician to order a cck hida scan, itwill give you an ejection fraction of your gb and if abnormal have your surgeon remove your gallbladder. ...Read more

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What low grade lymphoma am I expecting with tiny IgM kappa monoclonal protein in beta 2 region? I had bladder polyp removed last year, related?

What low grade lymphoma am I expecting with tiny IgM kappa monoclonal protein in beta 2 region? I had bladder polyp removed last year, related?

Polyp not due to IgM: People with igm monoclonal gammopathy don't necessarily develop lymphoma, esp. If the m-spike is small. Options are it remains unchanged for years, it turns into a low-grade lymphoma like waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia or marginal zone lymphoma, it turns into chronic lymphocytic leukemia, or it causes nerve damage (neuropathy). All of these things are treatable with new options emerging rapidly. ...Read more

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Hi doctor, 22 yrs, Gall bladder polyp. (Gall bladder is normal in contours. A 5mm immobile echogenic focus noted along the wall of Gall bladder means?

Hi doctor, 22 yrs, Gall bladder polyp. (Gall bladder is normal in contours. A 5mm immobile echogenic focus noted along the wall of Gall bladder means?

Gallbladder polyp: Polyps of the gallbladder are typically incidental findings detected during radiologic imaging of the abdomen. They are usually harmless. The recommendation for 5mm polyp would be to repeat the Ultrasound in 12 mo to re-check the size. If not changing, no need to worry. ...Read more

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I'm 23 yrs. My USP report detected 5 mm immobile echogenic focus noted along the wall of Gall bladder (Gall bladder polyp).Suggest treatment or tablet?

I'm 23 yrs. My USP report detected 5 mm immobile echogenic focus noted along the wall of Gall bladder (Gall bladder polyp).Suggest treatment or tablet?

Recommendation: Tablets can not help to remove polyp in gold bladder. You have to discuss treatment plan with your Doctor, who know know your clinical presentation/ complains and so on. ...Read more

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Can you see gall bladder polyps on CT or mri?

Not likely: Gallbladder polyps tend to be small & better seen on ultrasound. Maybe a dedicated mrcp could see gallbladder thickening or polyps if they were large enough. Ct scan does not see inside the gallbladder that well unless its wall is noticeably thickened. ...Read more

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Frothy Urine, 1-2 times a day, Urine dip stick and bloods show nothing. Bladder camera scan all clear. I have benign polyp can this be the cause?

Frothy Urine, 1-2 times a day, Urine dip stick and bloods show nothing. Bladder camera scan all clear. I have benign polyp can this be the cause?

May be normal. ..: Seeing frothy urine sporadically - not consistently - could be normal for you reflecting urine concentration + what you consume resulting in temporary alteration in certain ingredients forging bubbling. So, if all your check-ups in urine, urine flow, residual urine, blood, etc. Show normal or unremarkable findings, you need no to worry further. As to benign polyp, I assume it at bladder neck - ok ...Read more

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Can colon polyps or caner cause bladder irritation or UTI I am waiting for a colonoscopy and now getting bladder irritation and frequency of urine.?

Can colon polyps or caner cause bladder irritation or UTI I am waiting for a colonoscopy and now getting bladder irritation and frequency of urine.?

Not with polyps: Bladder irritation and colonic fistula (connection to bladder and colon) usually not due to polyps but due to diverticulitis which is a benign disease. Don't worry wait until tests are complete. . ...Read more

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Is it painful to have polyps on the gall bladder?

Possibly: As you may have gallstones and be totally asymptomatic, you may also have gallbladder polyps that do not bother you. Symptomatic gallbladder polyps and those that are large should be considered candidates for removal (laparoscopic cholecystectomy). ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of having 2 polyps in the gall bladder?

Maybe none: Gallbladder polyps can be small and have no symptoms. May be just an incidental finding on an ultrasound when one is having an evaluation of abdominal pains. Larger gallbladder polyps over 1 cm probably should be removed with laparoscopic gallbladder removal. ...Read more

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Polyp in gall bladder 10mm. What do u suggest how it is dangerous?

GB polyp: GB polyps greater 1cm in diameter, suggest GB removal. ...Read more

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I had an ultrasound an discovered I have a 3mm polyp in my gall bladder and I have ocassional side pains?

I had an ultrasound an discovered I have a 3mm polyp in my gall bladder and I have ocassional side pains?

Unlikely related: Gallbladder polyps are often found incidently on imaging studies, and as such are typically painless. Seldom does the gallbladder cause pain on both sides of the abdomen as you seem to describe. Gallbladder symptoms more typically locate to the right upper quadrant and epigastrium with radiation to the right scapula. See your doctor about your symptoms please. ...Read more

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Mom has a small polyp in the lumen of gall bladder. Is it is a big deal?

Mom has a small polyp in the lumen of gall bladder. Is it is a big deal?

If removed: Gall bladder polyp will have high incidence of malignancy especially if it is over 2cm, if gall bladder is removed no 'big deal' by a simple surgery, if it transforms to malignancy, cancer of gall bladder has very poor prognosis. ...Read more

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Whatstage the bladder tumor would b if the doctor said after removing the polyp that it was a little more deep of what we saw on Ultrasound & he said nothing to worry about. Waiting for the biopsy result but meanwhile worried?

Best wait on report: The depth a polyp or tumor extends into the bladder wall is not usually determined by ultrasound - it would not be very accurate. The only way you can tell for sure is by microscopic exam of the tumor, and tissue underneath it, after removal. There are benign polyps which are no worry. Most actual tumors are superficial, noninvasive, and of low grade malignancy - not a threat to life or health. ...Read more

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Had uti and bladder infections 5 times, had a ct scan and ultrosound only find 2 small polyps in uterine wallbut in severe pain in kidneys, bladder hel?

Kidney infection: If you have pain and fever in back you may need stronger antibiotics and esp with recurrent infection. At least the ct is supposedly normal kidneys ...Read more

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Do sinus polyps cause symptoms?

Do sinus polyps cause symptoms?

Yes: Depending on the size and the accuracy of the diagnosis, polyps within the sinuses can cause, PND, fullness and pressure in the face and nasal discharge. If the polyps have grown into the nose, symptoms may include nasal blockage and anosmia (smell and taste disturbance). ...Read more

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Does chronic sinusitis cause polyps?

Does chronic sinusitis cause polyps?

It can: This is a chicken/egg question. Not everyone who has chronic sinusitis develops polyps. Most everyone who has polyps has chronic sinusitis. They are very closely associated with each other. ...Read more

Polyp (Definition)

A polyp may occur anyplace on the body, but is most commonly seen in the colon when a colonscopy exam is done. It is a bump or protrusion from the lining of the GI tract and colon, which can can be benign or turn ...Read more