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Is polyp in the kidney cancerous?

Is polyp in the kidney cancerous?

Not necessarily: However, a polyp in the renal pelvis may be cancer, and this can be evaluated under the microscope by a pathologist following biopsy to determine the nature of the polyp. ...Read more

Kidney (Definition)

The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more


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Gallbladder polyps, what should I do for treatment?

Gallbladder polyps, what should I do for treatment?

How big it is: Treatment is based, it has higher incidence of malignancy if it is 2 cm or more , smaller polyps could be observed with out surgery, , if size is increasing then gall bladder removal is indicated. ...Read more

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What will happen if you get anal polyps, treatment/cure wise?

What will happen if you get anal polyps, treatment/cure wise?

Depends: True polyps, hemorrhoids, skin tags and anal warts all feel the same and require different treatments. Cjh ...Read more

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Do gallblader wall polyps that are less than 3 mm ever decrease, shrink or dissapear without treatment? If they are stable at 3 mm, are they normal?

Do gallblader wall  polyps that are less than 3 mm ever decrease, shrink or dissapear without treatment? If they are stable at 3 mm, are they normal?

GB polyps never nl: The true problem is that tests aren't good enough to tell if it is a polyp or a gallstone stuck in place by mucus. Polyps have a high risk of developing cancer ; gb cancer is usually bad. Usually worth gallbladder removal to prevent. ...Read more

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I have a polyp on my kidney, what can it be?

I have a polyp on my kidney, what can it be?

hmmmm...: It is unusual to describe anything on the kidney as polyps, unless they are located within the renal pelvis, on the urothelial lining. Without further clarification, it is difficult to say what it can be. ...Read more

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What is the remedy for polyp in the kidney?

What is the remedy for polyp in the kidney?

Sometimes nothing: I'm thinking that you are referring to a renal cyst. The treatment for this is sometimes nothing, if it is an isolated cyst and your renal function is normal. I would think monitoring kidney function and occasional ultrasounds would be reasonable. Talk with the doc that ordered the test originally and see what they say. ...Read more

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Dr said i had a polyp that was the next step before cancer. What treatment options are usually used im 61 years old.

Dr said i had a polyp that was the next step before cancer. What treatment options are usually used im 61 years old.

Hello. : Hello. Don't know where the polyp is . Will assume it is in your colon? Normally the polyp is excised and the the doctor may recommend followup colonoscopies. If the polyp is not in your GI tract - then I am giving you the wrong info. ...Read more

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Does chemo treatment desolves polyps in the lungs?

Does chemo treatment desolves polyps in the lungs?

No. : No. We do not use chemo to treat polyps. Besides, polyps usually are found in colon, stomach, not in the lung. ...Read more

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What are treatment options for nasal polyps?

What are treatment options for nasal polyps?

Medical or surgical: Depending on the size and the symptoms, medical treatment with both topical and oral steroids for a limited period of time can give enormous relief. But the etiology or cause of nasal polyps is still an enigma but there is increasing evidence that it is a genetic disease. If the nasal passages are significantly obstructed and smell is decreased, surgery will give long term relief. ...Read more

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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