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Colon polyps


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  • Website: Mayo Clinic
  • Resource type: Article

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Signs of colon polyps include abdominal pain, blood in stool or a change in bathroom habits. It is important to get screened if you are at risk since some polyps can develop into colon cancer. Many polyps can be removed during screening.


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Keywords

colon cancer, colonoscopy, adenomatous, serrated, sigmoidoscopy, rectal bleeding, colitis , Crohn's, Lynch syndrome, Familial adenomatous polyposis, Gardner's syndrome, MYH-associated polyposis, Peutz-Jeghers syndrome


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Rated on: 9/13/2017 12:07:38 PM

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