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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


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Hi i have had a polyps removed is it normal to bleed 7 weeks non stop?

Hi i have had a polyps removed is it normal to bleed 7 weeks non stop?

Six Weeks Too Long: Cervical polyp? Colon polyp? Sinus polyp? Bladder polyp? Uterus polyp? Vocal cord polyp? Stomach polyp? Lolly polyp??? Well, 7 weeks is a long time for anything to bleed, let alone the base of a removed polyp. Have you been taking aspirin or Motrin? You take blood thinners? If not, get your doctor to check it out. Generally, leaking or bleeding for more than a week should be investigated. ...Read more

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I had polyps removed 2weeks ago, biggest one was bleeding. When they removed, the bleeding stopped but tonight I am bleeding is this normal after 2week?

I had polyps removed 2weeks ago, biggest one was bleeding. When they removed, the bleeding stopped but tonight I am bleeding is this normal after 2week?

Call your doc: Don't know where the polyps were removed from- colon, stomach, uterus, nasal/sinus, bladder, etc. In any event, if you have started to bleed again, you should contact the doc for advice. ...Read more

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Is mild bleeding three days after d & c and polyp removal normal?

Is mild bleeding three days after d & c and polyp removal normal?

Yes it is.: Your doctor should have informed you that mild vaginal bleeding is normal after such procedures. In the absence of fever and large blood clots per vaginam, you should be fine and able to wati until your pathology review appointment in 2 weeks. ...Read more

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11wks pg, polyp in cervix, light bleeding, can it cause a m/c?

11wks pg, polyp in cervix, light bleeding, can it cause a m/c?

Not likely: It's unlikely that the polyp will cause a miscarriage as they are usually small, but your doctor needs to check to be certain it's the cause of the bleeding. ...Read more

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Can you have polyps at age 27? i get heavy mid cycle bleeding and think that might be why.

Can you have polyps at age 27? i get heavy mid cycle bleeding and think that might be why.

Too many other: Medical explanations that have to be checked for. Abnormal menstrual bleeding is common and multifactoral, and the evaluation consists of a pelvic exam, tests of blood, sexually transmitted infection tests and uterine imaging. So to answer your question yes, it's possible but not the most likely thing. You need to make an appointment to see GYN. Then you will get some answers. ...Read more

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Bleeding (Definition)

Bleeding is a term describing the loss of blood. It can occur inside the body due to damage to blood vessels or organs or outside the body during menstruation or when there is a ...Read more