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Is 2 months an unhealthy length of time to wait for gyno consult - when diagnosed with uterus polyp ?
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Low - Less than 10%: The prevalence rate of endometrial polyps ranges from 10% to 40% in women with abnormal uterine bleeding, and polyps are found in up to 12% of asymptomatic women in routine examinations. Generally, the prevalence rate of malignancy associated with endometrial polyps ranges from 0.8% to 8%. Women with endometrial polyps and postmenopausal bleeding had a higher prevalence of endometrial malignancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My mom has uterus polyp of 6mm and dr removed it and sent it for pathology. He said that from what he saw it is benign. Can a dr tell this ? Or not?
Polyp: The pathologist looks at the tissue under the microscope and determines if the cells are abnormal looking. This is the way polyps are diagnosed as benign or malignant. ...Read more
What is the risk in % that a 6mm uterus polyp be cancerous if after being removed gyn said it is benign. Uterus & ovaries normal. Age is 56 yrs?
I have a uterus polyp & are being sent for a gynecologist for a consultation , what's involved with this ?
Not bad: If it is a cervical poly it will be removed in the office. If it is an endometrial polyp then he or she will bring you into a surgical facility, give you sedation, and put a telescope through your cervix into the uterus (hysteroscopy) and remove the polyp. It will be in and out the same day and return to normal activities the next day.For more information www.Askyourgynecologist.Org. ...Read more
My mom s gyn. Removed a 6mm uterus polyp. The uterus and ovaris normal. He sent polyp for pathology. Gyn view was that polyp is benign. Shall we wait?
If 6mm uterus polyp is cancerous for my 56 yrs old mom and uterus is normal and ovaries as well then is removal of uterus the cure & ends cancer 100%?
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